Southwest Rub Chicken Breast

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Southwest Rub Chicken Breast

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 2 people


  • 1/2 tsp. ground cumin
  • 1/4 tsp. paprika
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp. chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 2 chicken breasts boneless


  1. Mix the first 6 ingredients together in a small bowl to create the rub.

  2. Sprinkle the dry rub onto the chicken breasts and gently rub into the meat.  Turn the breasts over and repeat.

  3. Grill the chicken over medium heat approximately 10 minutes on each side.

Recipe Notes

Serve this tasty chicken with a crisp garden salad and everybody will be doing the chicken dance.

Did you know:  Speaking of "The Chicken Dance", that silly little tune was written over 60 years ago by Swiss musician Werner Thomas.  Can't wait for the next wedding.



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