Tender Grilled Pesto ChickenUser Submitted Recipe
2 cups water
1/4 c. Kosher salt
1/4 c. Sugar
6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
1tsp. Dried sweet basil
1tsp. Dried rosemary
1/2tsp. Garlic powder
Vegetable or olive oil
Jar prepared pesto
To prepare brine: combine water, salt and sugar in large resealable plastic bag. Add chicken breasts and let sit in brine for 20-30 min.
Remove from brine. Pat dry. Mix together basil, rosemary and garlic powder. Brush chicken with oil and sprinkle with seasonings. Grill. During the last few minutes of grill time lightly brush with pesto. Grill a few minutes longer until pesto is warmed.