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Spicy Sweet Glazed Chicken

Recipe Ingredients

  • 4 boneless chicken breasts
  • 1/4 cup red bell peppers, chopped
  • 1 seedless orange, peeled and chopped
  • 1 small pear, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp orange juice
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1 11 oz can chipotle chiles in adobo sauce


  1. Mix first 5 ingredients in medium bowl, set aside.
  2. Finely chop 1 of the chiles
  3. In another bowl, mix the honey, chopped chile and 2 1/2 Tbsp of the adobo sauce (refrigerate remaining chipotle chiles & sauce for another use)
  4. Set aside 1 Tbsp of the honey glaze mixture.
  5. Brush 1/2 of the remaining glaze over 1 side of each chicken breast
  6. Place in a broiler pan with glaze side up
  7. Broil about 6 inches from heat for 6 minutes
  8. Flip chicken and brush with other half of the glaze
  9. Cook another 6 or 7 minutes until juices run clear
  10. Drizzle the last Tbsp of glaze over the chicken

Yields 4 servings. Serve over quinoa or wild rice.

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