Tasty Veggie Fajita Skewers
If you’re looking for a burst of flavors in a healthy and delicious package, these Tasty Veggie Fajita Skewers are a must-try. A medley of vibrant vegetables marinated in a zesty blend of spices, grilled to perfection, and served on skewers, these fajita skewers are not only a treat for your taste buds but also a feast for the eyes.
- 1 red bell pepper, cut into chunks
- 1 yellow bell pepper, cut into chunks
- 1 green bell pepper, cut into chunks
- 1 red onion, cut into wedges
- 1 zucchini, sliced
- 1 yellow squash, sliced
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 teaspoon ground cumin
- 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
- 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Wooden skewers, soaked in water
- In a bowl, mix the olive oil, minced garlic, ground cumin, smoked paprika, chili powder, salt, and pepper to create the marinade.
- Thread the marinated vegetables onto the soaked wooden skewers in an alternating pattern.
- Preheat the grill to medium-high heat and oil the grates to prevent sticking.
- Place the skewers on the grill and cook for about 10-12 minutes, turning occasionally, until the vegetables are charred and tender.
- Remove from the grill and let them cool slightly before serving.
Prep time: 20 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
These Tasty Veggie Fajita Skewers are a colorful and flavorful dish that’s perfect for a healthy lunch or dinner option. The marinated vegetables take on a delightful smokiness from the grill, and the combination of spices adds a zesty kick to every bite.
Nutrition information: Calories: 120, Carbohydrates: 15g, Protein: 3g, Fat: 7g
For a meal that’s as visually appealing as it is delicious, these veggie fajita skewers are an excellent choice. Whether you’re a vegetarian or just looking to incorporate more veggies into your diet, this recipe won’t disappoint. The juicy bell peppers, the tender zucchini and squash, and the burst of flavors from the marinade will have everyone reaching for seconds.
So, the next time you’re firing up the grill, don’t forget to add these Tasty Veggie Fajita Skewers to the menu. They’re a crowd-pleaser that proves healthy eating can be both satisfying and delightful. Enjoy these skewers at your next barbecue, family gathering, or simply as a quick and nutritious weeknight dinner option.