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Pollo Asado

Pollo Asado

Mexican pollo asado is some of the juiciest, most flavorful grilled chicken you’ll ever taste. Each chicken thigh gets a marinade of citrusy lime and orange with a mixture of spices to give it a kick. You’ll love each tender, flavor-packed bite!

If you like grilled meats but want something different than the usual teriyaki chicken, then this is the dish for you. Serve it along with Mexican rice, refried beans and tortilla chips for a meal that will be enjoyed by all!

Mexican grilled chicken served over rice. It's garnished with fresh herbs and lime slices.

What is Pollo Asado?

Pollo asado is a tasty Mexican grilled chicken dish that’s all about big flavor. The name ‘Pollo Asado’ translates to ‘grilled chicken’, and that’s exactly what it is – chicken thighs soaked in a mix of lime juice, orange juice, garlic, and spices, then grilled until they’re super juicy with a tangy, smoky, and slightly spicy flavor. People love it! This dish is perfect for the last barbecues of summer.

This recipe is easy to make and tastes great. The marinade consists of a mixture of garlic, Mexican oregano and Mexican orange juice. It makes the chicken taste delicious. Let the chicken marinate in the tasty sauce for an hour or more to get the best flavor.

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