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Grilled Moroccan Chicken

Grilled Moroccan Chicken

Grilled Moroccan Chicken sounds like it's on the exotic side but it's really just a delicious way to cook chicken!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Moroccan
Keyword Grilled Moroccan Chicken
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Marinating Time 30 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 325 kcal



  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil the best quality you can get
  • 1/4 cup chopped scallion , white part only
  • 1/2 cup chopped parsley
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon turmeric
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts



  1. Combine oil, scallions, parsley, cilantro, garlic, paprika, cumin, salt, turmeric and cayenne pepper in the container of a food processor. Process until smooth.
  2. Rub the mixture on both sides of the chicken breasts and let stand 30 minutes.
  3. Preheat the grill to medium hot.
  4. Grill chicken breasts 5-7 minutes on each side, or until done.