1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast halves cut into 2 inch cubes.
Pearl couscous. So simple but amazingly flavorful chicken kabobs chicken souvlaki is must try for every mediterranean food lover. 12 cup fat free greek yogurt. Souvlaki souvlaki are a popular fast food choice in greece. Marinate in fridge for at least 30 minutes the longer the better.
Assemble grilled chicken souvlaki pitas. I prepared the marinade exactly as written but i marinated the. 3 plum tomatoes quartered. While your chicken souvlaki is cooking prepare the pita breads.
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil. Chicken souvlaki is another word for seasoned greek kabobs and they make a nice appetizer when dipped into homemade tzatziki sauce. Toss with the olives cucumber tomatoes parsley andor mint leaves beetroot and chicken. Chicken souvlaki is greek chicken kabobs marinated in fresh herb oregano my fav garlic lemon olive oil and seasonings.
12 small red onion cut 34 inch thick and separated into slices. First spread tzatziki sauce on pita add chicken pieces take them off skewers first of course then add veggies and olives. The greek chicken souvlaki became popular only in the last few years and its currently on trend. This easy chicken souvlaki recipe is made with a simple lemon garlic herb marinade it can be easily cooked in the oven or on the grill and its absolutely delicious when loaded up with all of your favorite toppings.
The accompaniments are usually tomatoes red onion and tzatziki wrapped in soft pitta bread. This was very very good but i did make some changes. In the meantime if you are going to use wooden skewers soak them for 30 minutes. 12 english cucumber chopped.
Thread the chicken pieces comfortably on the skewers. Put the onion in a bowl pour over enough boiled water from a kettle to cover then set aside for 5 mins. Over the past few months ive had a few items. Preheat a grill or griddle pan on a high heat.
Cook the chicken souvlaki skewers for about 8 to 10 minutes turning occasionally until nicely coloured on all sides and cooked through. Transfer chicken to serving platter and let rest for 3 minutes. Skewers of marinated meat are cooked over an open fire it can be lamb pork and chicken. Meanwhile briefly grill pitas and keep warm.
This prevents them from burning on the bbq. Drain and rinse under cold water.