Lemon Herb Grilled Chicken Skewers
When the warm breeze of summer fills the air, there’s nothing quite like firing up the grill and preparing a delicious meal outdoors. Our Lemon Herb Grilled Chicken Skewers are the perfect choice for those sunny days when you crave a burst of zesty flavors and juicy, tender chicken.
- 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 2 lemons, juiced and zested
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 2 tablespoons fresh rosemary, chopped
- 2 tablespoons fresh thyme, chopped
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Wooden skewers, soaked in water for 30 minutes
- In a bowl, combine the lemon juice, lemon zest, minced garlic, chopped rosemary, chopped thyme, salt, and pepper to create a marinade.
- Cut the chicken breasts into bite-sized cubes and place them in a zip-top bag or shallow dish.
- Pour the marinade over the chicken, seal the bag or cover the dish, and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes to marinate.
- Preheat your grill to medium-high heat.
- Thread the marinated chicken pieces onto the soaked wooden skewers.
- Grill the chicken skewers for about 6-8 minutes per side or until they are cooked through and have a nice char.
- Serve your Lemon Herb Grilled Chicken Skewers with your favorite side dishes and enjoy the fresh, tangy flavors of summer!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Marinating Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Yields: 4 servings
These Lemon Herb Grilled Chicken Skewers are a delightful combination of citrusy brightness and aromatic herbs. Perfect for your next barbecue gathering!
Nutritional information per serving: Calories: 240, Fat: 5g, Carbohydrates: 5g, Protein: 40g
So there you have it – Lemon Herb Grilled Chicken Skewers that will make your summer gatherings unforgettable. The citrusy zing of lemon combined with the earthy aroma of fresh herbs creates a harmony of flavors that will delight your taste buds. Whether you’re hosting a backyard BBQ or just want a quick and tasty dinner, these skewers are a winner. So fire up the grill, savor the moments, and enjoy this mouthwatering dish with friends and family!