Large chicken kababs

Chicken Kababs

We make these year round. Great for barbecues or for mid-winter dinners. We have been making chicken kababs in yogurt-spice marinade for years, but the Baharat spice mix makes it easier. Yogurt is a great tenderizer for meat. If marinated overnight, the kababs take minimal time and effort to put together.

Yield: 4-6 servings

Featured Ingredients

Baharat means spices in Arabic, and this premium blend has a complex balance of spicy flavors. Savory and slightly sweet, with a... Size Options
$5.99 Glass jar, 1/2 cup (wt. 2 oz)
This pure white granulated salt come from one of the oldest salt-producing regions of the Mediterranean, in the South of France. The... Size Options
$7.49 coarse

Chicken Kababs Recipe

Ingredients
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup plain yogurt (middle-eastern if available)
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon baharat spice blend
  • 2 lemons, juiced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • to taste, salt
  • 1 each, vegetables of your choice, cut into chunks (onions, zucchini, tomatoes, bell peppers)
  • {{ buttonText }}
Preparation Instructions

Cut chicken into 1 1/2 inch cubes.

Mix the remaining ingredients thoroughly and check salt. Marinate the chicken for 2 hours or overnight in a sealed non-reactive container. Zip lock bags work well.

Oil skewers and thread chicken, alternating with vegetables. Baste vegetables with marinade. Grill, turning and basting occasionally, for 5-6 minutes or until done.

Yield: 4-6 servings
Helpful Hints

The kababs can also be cooked under the broiler.

Serve with Basmati rice or couscous with lemon wedges. A salad of romaine lettuce with cucumbers and tomatoes, sprinkled with olive oil, lemon juice and salt will round out the meal.

Photo by Dan Williamson.

Pinterest

Share Your Recipes!

Do you have a recipe you'd like to share with The Spice House community? We are currently gathering recipes to include in our collection and we would love to share yours online.

Submit Yours

2 Comments

Karin d

wonderful and with complete meal idea.

Rating:
Jillian S

Delicious!

Rating: