Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs with Garlic Yogurt sauce are packed with flavor. Marinated in Mediterranean spices, garlic and lemon, grilled to perfection and topped with cooling garlic yogurt sauce these chicken skewers are real winners.

Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs with Garlic Yogurt sauce

Course: Dinner, Main Course
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Servings: 3
Calories: 262kcal
Author: Edyta
Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs with Garlic Yogurt sauce are packed with flavor. Marinated in Mediterranean spices, garlic and lemon, grilled to perfection and topped with cooling garlic yogurt sauce these chicken skewers are real winners.
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Ingredients

  • 2 chicken breasts cut into cubes
  • 1 red onion cut in quarters
  • 1 pepper bell, cut into squares

Marinade

  • 2 teaspoon Sweet Paprika
  • 1 teaspoon Italian Seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon Smoked Paprika Spanish, hot
  • 1/4 teaspoon cardamon
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cloves garlic chopped
  • 1 lemon juiced
  • 1/2 cup olive oil extra virgin

Garlic Yogurt Sauce

  • 1 cup yogurt natural
  • 2 cloves garlic finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon dill chopped
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil extra virgin
  • Salt & Pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Add all the marinade ingredients to the small bowl and mix well together;
  • In a large bowl add chicken, peppers and onions;
  • Pour the marinade over the chicken and veggies, place in refrigerator for at least half hour;
  • If using wooden skewers, soak them for at least half hour;
  • After marinating assemble skewers with onions, chicken, peppers order until all ingredients are used.;
  • Cook the skewers on medium hot grill for about 15 minutes, turning often, until chicken is cooked through with the internal temperature at 165F;
  • In a separate bowl add all the Garlic Yogurt Sauce ingredients and mix well;
  • Serve the skewers with garlic yogurt sauce. 

Notes

I provided information that this recipe is for 3 serving as I got 3 large skewers from two chicken breasts. You can spread them out more with more onions and peppers and make smaller skewers to have 4 serving. You can also multiply this recipe to create more skewers.
For the Garlic Yogurt sauce I used natural yogurt as it is more saucy. If you have Greek Yogurt you may need to add a little bit of water to loosen it up. 

Nutrition

Calories: 262kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 20g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 58mg | Sodium: 904mg | Potassium: 550mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 840IU | Vitamin C: 26.6mg | Calcium: 140mg | Iron: 1.1mg