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Grill Mates Baja Citrus MarinadeGrill Mates Baja Citrus MarinadeA tangy Mexican-style blend of citrus, garlic, chili pepper and cilantro, this marinade is a great way to enhance the taste of fish, seafood or chicken.Marinades,Flavors,Grill Mates,521003518895 out of 5 stars, based on 10 user reviews
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Grill Mates Baja Citrus Marinade

A tangy Mexican-style blend of citrus, garlic, chili pepper and cilantro, this marinade is a great way to enhance the taste of fish, seafood or chicken.

Product details


Spices (Including Red Pepper), Salt, Garlic, Corn Syrup Solids, Orange Peel, Citric Acid, Paprika, Red Bell Peppers, Lemon Juice Solids, Lime Juice Solids, Silicon Dioxide (Added To Make Free Flowing), And Natural Flavors.

Serving size

1 teaspoon dry mix (3.5g) (Seasons 1 tablespoon marinade)

  • UPC Code

    Size (OZ)

  • 521003518891.00
Usage tips

Baja Citrus Marinade
Makes 1/2 cup marinade.

1 package Grill Mates® Baja Citrus Marinade
1/4 cup vegetable or olive oil
2 tablespoons water
2 tablespoons vinegar
2 pounds salmon, seafood or chicken

1. Combine Marinade Mix with oil, water and vinegar in glass dish or large plastic bag.
2. Add meat, turning to coat all sides. Marinate in refrigerator 15 minutes or longer for extra flavor.
3. Grill, broil, or bake until done, basting with remaining marinade halfway through cooking, if desired. Discard any leftover marinade.

Orange Baja Marinade: Prepare Marinade Mix with 1/4 cup orange juice, 1/4 cup oil and 1 tablespoon honey. Continue with Steps 2 and 3 above.

Featured Recipe

Recipe details

Santa Fe Style Grilled Pizza

Serves: Makes 8 servings.
Prep time: 20 mins

  • Ingredients

  • 1 package McCormick® Grill Mates® Baja Citrus Marinade
  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast halves
  • 1 medium onion, cut crosswise into 1/2-inch thick slices
  • 1 pound fresh pizza dough or frozen dough, thawed or 1 prepared thin pizza crust (12-inch)
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese divided
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro
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Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • Calories: 10Cholesterol: 0 mg
  • Sodium: 310 mgSugar: <1g
  • Fat: 0 gFiber: 0 g
  • Carbohydrates: 1 g

Ratings & Reviews: 10

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  • randi a. on 10/04/2014

    This is my FAVORITE marinade. However, I can no longer find it anywhere! Anyone else having this problem??

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  • Gerri K. on 08/14/2013

    Baja Citrus is my favorite marinade for chicken. I cannot find it anywhere. Can I buy this online??? I am desperate to find it!!

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  • on 03/07/2013

    This one is my favorite. Marinate boneless skinless chicken thighs . Grill over High heat. I used pineapple juice instead of water on the directions.......Awesome

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  • Susan on 10/31/2014

    I have turned my whole family onto the addictive flavor of this seasoning. I mix it with balsamic vinegar. It is the bomb!!!

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  • Marisol H. on 10/28/2014

    I absolutely love this seasoning. We add olive oil and let our chicken or pork chops marinate and they turn out amazing!

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  • Kimberley on 07/29/2014

    I prepared the marinade according to the directions using rice vinegar, then added about 1/2 cup oj, a handful of fresh chopped cilantro, 2-3 chopped chipotle chilies canned in adobo sauce...poured it over chicken breast and let marinade 24 hours or so. Then grilled on high heat. Very juicy and full of flavor.

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