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a Honey and Lime Chicken tostada
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Honey Lime Chicken Tostadas Recipe

This honey lime chicken recipe tastes AMAZING in pretty much any dish you add it to, but it is especially fantastic in your favorite Mexican-inspired recipes!
Prep Time20 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: mexican, tostada
Servings: 6 Tostadas
Calories: 355kcal


for the chicken

  • 4 Tbsp honey
  • juice of 1 lime
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/4 tsp chili powder
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 2 cups chicken (heaping cups) & shredded

for the tostadas

  • 6 corn tortillas
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 tsp chipotle chili powder
  • 1 can refried beans warmed
  • 2 cups lettuce shredded
  • 1 cup cheese shredded
  • 1 cup tomatoes diced
  • 1 red onion diced
  • 1 bell pepper diced
  • 1 avocado sliced


  • Add all ingredients for chicken in a medium bowl and let marinate while you prep everything else.
  • Add the chipotle chili powder to the sour cream and thoroughly combine. Set aside.
  • Spread tortillas with refried beans and top with shredded cheese. (You can place this under a broiler for about 30 seconds if you want it melted and warmer.)
  • Layer each tortilla with chicken, lettuce, tomatoes, bell pepper, cheese, avocado and a dollop of chipotle sour cream.
  • Serve immediately and enjoy!


Serving: 1tostada | Calories: 355kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 43mg | Sodium: 458mg | Potassium: 459mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 1448IU | Vitamin C: 35mg | Calcium: 209mg | Iron: 2mg