Mouthwatering Chicken Kebabs
Picture this: succulent chunks of marinated chicken, perfectly grilled to charred perfection, paired with colorful bell peppers and onions, threaded onto skewers. These Mouthwatering Chicken Kebabs are the epitome of a delightful summer barbecue. Whether you’re hosting a backyard cookout or just craving a taste of the Mediterranean, this recipe will satisfy your cravings.
- 2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken thighs, cut into 1-inch pieces
- 1 red bell pepper, cut into chunks
- 1 green bell pepper, cut into chunks
- 1 red onion, cut into chunks
- For the Marinade:
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 2 tsp smoked paprika
- 1 tsp ground cumin
- 1 tsp dried oregano
- Salt and black pepper to taste
- Wooden skewers, soaked in water for 30 minutes
- In a bowl, whisk together the olive oil, minced garlic, smoked paprika, ground cumin, dried oregano, salt, and black pepper.
- Add the chicken pieces to the marinade and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour, or preferably overnight.
- Preheat your grill to medium-high heat.
- Thread marinated chicken, bell peppers, and red onions onto the soaked wooden skewers, alternating the ingredients.
- Grill the kebabs for 12-15 minutes, turning occasionally until the chicken is cooked through and has a nice char.
- Remove from the grill and let rest for a few minutes before serving.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
These Mouthwatering Chicken Kebabs are the perfect addition to your summer grilling menu. The tender, flavorful chicken combined with the smoky spices and the sweetness of the grilled peppers and onions will make your taste buds dance. Serve them with some pita bread, tzatziki sauce, and a side of Greek salad for the ultimate Mediterranean feast.
Nutrition: Calories – 290, Fat – 14g, Carbohydrates – 9g, Protein – 30g
Imagine your next barbecue with friends and family, where the aroma of these sizzling kebabs fills the air, and everyone gathers around the grill, eagerly awaiting a taste of these mouthwatering delights. The combination of flavors and textures in these Chicken Kebabs will leave your guests craving for more, making it a recipe that will be requested time and time again.