Keto Grilled Lime Chicken with Cream Sauce

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Refresh your palates with our tangy and luscious Keto Grilled Lime Chicken with Cream Sauce. This tantalizing chicken dish offers a unique mix of zesty and spicy flavors thanks to a marinade of fresh lime juice, pungent garlic, warming cumin, and hot cayenne pepper. The grilled chicken, brimming with a balance of warmth and tang, perfectly complements the cream sauce. Hand-picked cilantro simmered in olive oil, a hint of garlic, and a burst of lime juice forms the aromatic base of the cream sauce, enriched by a dollop of sour cream for extra smoothness and depth. The finishing touch of a finely chopped jalapeno pepper adds the right amount of heat to this verdant creamy delight.

Our Keto Grilled Lime Chicken with Cream Sauce is more than just a great meal, it's a memorable and delicious dining experience. Every bite lets you savor the minute attention to detail and quality ingredients encapsulated in its preparation. Apart from being charmingly flavorful, this chicken dish possesses an amazing texture. The outdoor-grilled chicken offers a smoky crispiness on the exterior with a juicy, succulent interior whilst the creamy sauce adds a velvety richness making it a symphony of textures in every bite.

What makes Keto Grilled Lime Chicken with Cream Sauce even more appealing is its perfect alignment with the ketogenic diet. For those who think sticking to a ketogenic diet compromises on taste, this dish is set to change your perspectives. Easy to make, this recipe not only adheres to your diet plans but also is so versatile, it can be paired with a side salad or eaten as is for a wholesome meal. To make your ketogenic journey even more straightforward, this recipe and many more can be found on our 'Keto Mobile App'. Just fire it up and start cooking your way to great health and flavor.

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chicken thighs2 Lbs Chicken Thighs, Boneless/Skinless
juice of limeJuice of 2 Limes
olive oil2 Tbsp Olive Oil
garlic2 Cloves Garlic, Minced
cumin1 1/2 Tsp Cumin
cayenne1 Tsp Cayenne
xylitol1 Tsp Xylitol
sea salt and pepper1 Tsp Sea Salt and Pepper
cream sauceCREAM SAUCE
olive oil1 Tbsp Olive Oil
juice of limeJuice of 1 Lime
garlic1 Clove Garlic, Minced
cilantro1 Cup Cilantro
cream2 Tbsp Sour Cream
jalapeno pepper1 Jalapeno Pepper, Seeded


Add all the marinade ingredients to a large  bag and mix.
Add  chicken to the bag, seal the top and shake chicken in the bag, then roll and turn chicken in bag until thoroughly coated in the marinade. Let stand for 20 minutes, turning occasionally.
Preheat grill, or grilling pan to medium heat.
Brush grill with a little oil to prevent sticking.
Remove chicken from bag and throw away marinade bag.  Sprinkle chicken with sea salt and black pepper.
Add chicken to the grill and grill for 8 minutes or more per side until done.
In a blender combine all the cream sauce ingredients and blend until creamy.
Drizzle cream sauce over grilled chicken thighs. Serve.
Nutrition Facts
4 servings
% Daily value*

Total Fat 20.73g

Saturated Fat 12.28g

Cholesterol 225.81mg

Sodium 765.71mg

Total Carbohydrate 5.11g

Dietary Fiber 2.58g

Included Sugar 0.59g

Net Carbohydrates 2.53g

Protein 42.57g
Vitamin D 0.23mcg

Calcium 43.13mg

Iron 2.27mg

Potassium 562.84mg
The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.