If you want to eat healthy food that tastes good, try this Chimichurri Chicken Recipe courtesy of South Florida’s very own Refresh Live Café. On a mission to change the world, one delicious meal at a time, Refresh Live makes it easy to live a healthy lifestyle.
Parsley (curly or flat)
Garlic (crushed or minced)
Red pepper flakes
• Dice onions and peppers. Caramelize on medium heat in a skillet or saucepan.
Transfer to a large plastic bowl. (**Note: do not use a metal bowl it will change the flavor of your sauce)
• Wash and chop parsley and cilantro. Add to the bowl.
• Add 2 tablespoons of crushed garlic
• Add ½ cup of olive oil
• Sprinkle mixture with 3 tablespoons of lemon juice
• Sprinkle with turmeric (cover the top)
• Add a pinch of red pepper flakes
• Add 1 tablespoon of brown sugar
• Season to taste with adobo
How to Prepare Chicken:
Spray a baking sheet with cooking oil. Season sheet with adobo. Place chicken breast evenly apart on the sheet. Season chicken breast with adobo, powdered garlic (and any other seasoning you desire). Push into the oven on 400° for 30 minutes (use a thermometer to make sure chicken is fully cooked). Pull from the oven and let rest.
Owned and operated by husband and wife team, Chad and Karen Cherry, Refresh Live is a food, education and lifestyle company that embodies family and healthy living. It is a cafe concept founded on social responsibility and active education. It offers catering, cooking classes, demonstrations, grocery store tours and food service industry consultations. Refresh Live also offers internships and mentoring opportunities to those interested in getting into the food service industry.
The Cherrys are currently working on publishing a cookbook and have served an array of high profile individuals, including former President Barack Obama and family.
To learn more about their services, visit www.refreshliveinc.com.