Chicken Souvlaki; by Blue Jean Chef

This weekend, try a dish that is full of a delicious combination of herbs and lemon. Today, we share with you a Mediterranean recipe that is fun to grill, especially with a group of friends or family! 

Blue Jean Chef has taken the time to create an out-of-this-world Chicken Souvlaki recipe which is healthy and provides a fantastic flavor. Try it with wedges and salad on the side and make sure to enjoy! 

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp Hiç Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 5 cloves garlic smashed
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 1 tbsp dried oregano
  •  tsp dried thyme
  •  tsp dried rosemary
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into 1½-inch pieces
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Wooden or metal skewers

Directions:

  1. Soak 8 wooden skewers in water.
  2. Combine the olive oil, garlic cloves, lemon juice and dried herbs in a non-reactive bowl (glass or plastic). Add the chicken pieces and let the chicken marinate for 2 to 12 hours in the refrigerator.
  3. When you are ready to cook, pre-heat your outdoor grill or indoor grill pan and skewer the chicken pieces onto the soaked skewers.
  4. Transfer the skewers to the grill or grill pan for 12 to 15 minutes, turning the skewers over once during the cooking process.
  5. Serve the chicken souvlaki skewers with tzatziki sauce, Greek potatoes, rice and a Greek salad or wrap the chicken pieces up in a pita bread with some tzatziki sauce with cucumber and tomato.

 

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