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4-Ingredient Magic Grilled Chicken Breast Recipe

An ultra-easy and tantalizing grilled chicken recipe, with just a handful of ingredients! This magic chicken can also be baked in the oven if you don't have a grill.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 239kcal
Author: Sommer Collier


  • 2 pounds boneless chicken breasts (4-6 breasts)
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoon spicy whole grain mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • Salt and pepper


  • Preheat the grill to medium heat. Set out a small bowl. Add the mayonnaise, mustard, paprika, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper. Mix until smooth.
  • Brush the mustard mixture on one side of each chicken breast. Place the chicken on the grill with the mustard side down. Then brush the tops with the mustard mixture.
  • Grill for 5 minutes per side, flipping once. Allow the chicken to cool for 5 minutes before serving.


Baked Magic Chicken: Don't have a grill? This recipe can be easily cooked in the oven. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Place the chicken on a rimmed baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Brush both sides with the mustard mixture, then bake for approximately 20-25 minutes.