Sweet & Spicy Chicken Kabobs
Sweet & Spicy chicken kabob with rainbow quinoa. Meal in 15-minutes.
You will enjoy this delicious kabob recipe with very nutritious quinoa. Quinoa is very high in protein and rich in fiber, much larger than most grains. It is also gluten-free and perfect if you are gluten intolerant.
During summer, we all love light food, salads or finger food. With, of course, light fruit juices or cocktails. Chicken kabobs are a great summer dinner option. This version is a combination of chicken breasts, bell peppers, onions, mustard and seasonings. Simple and easy to make, you will love it!
My favorite vegetables for grilling are red bell peppers, red onions and sometimes I add zucchini.
Cut chicken into pieces and set the oven to broil temperature. They can be prepped in an instant pot instead. Rub mustard on chicken pieces and season with our choice of seasonings.
Now cut bell peppers and onions. Then assemble the kabob with prepared chicken and veggies.
Spray a skillet with olive oil and place on medium-high heat. Place the assembled kabobs in the skillet. Rotate chicken until all sides are seared.
Place the kabobs on a baking sheet and bake in the oven. Bake chicken for about 4-6 minutes. Be careful and do not overcook them or burn them.
Serve them on a wooden plate and garnish. If you are fun of different sauces, you can make several types of light summer sauces and serve them with kebabs.
Grilled chicken kabobs are one of my best grilling options, and they never fail. I love to make them when my friends coming for a summer dinner party, planned at the last minute.
Don’t forget to share with us how it went for you. Once you try it, you will fall in love! Comment below if you have your special grill or greek chicken kabobs recipe.
Have a good day, fit foodies!
Ingredients for meal prep:
- chicken breasts cut into pieces
- bell pepper pieces
- red or white onion pieces
- choice of spicy & sweet mustard
- garlic powder, cumin, pepper, red pepper
Set the oven to broil temperature.
Rub 1-2tbsp mustard on chicken pieces and season with garlic powder, cumin, pepper, red pepper.
Cut bell peppers and onions into big chunks.
Assemble the kabob, alternating chicken and veggies.
Lightly spray a skillet with olive oil and place on medium-high heat. Place the assembled kabobs in the skillet. Rotate them until all sides are seared.
Place kabob in the oven and cook for about 4-6 minutes, careful not to over cook or burn.
Approx macros with 7oz chicken and 2/3 cup rainbow quinoa
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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My name is Kevin. My life changed when I realized that healthy living is a lifelong journey, mainly won by having a well-balanced diet and maintaining an active lifestyle.
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