Recipe: Mediterranean chicken kebabs

Meat and poultry recipes with herbs
June 29, 2009

HerbsI'm trying to create the perfect meatballs recipe, but I must admit that I try often different recipes, like this one, with fresh parsley, coriander and lemon zest.

Mediterranean chicken kebabs

Mediterranean chicken kebabs

400g lean ground chicken
1 onion
2 sprigs of fresh parsley
2 sprigs of fresh coriander
2 garlic cloves
1 red chili pepper or chili powder
1 tsp cumin powder
2 tbsp lemon juice
1 small piece of lemon zest
2 tbsp olive oil
1 egg
3 tbsp bread crumbs

Mince together all herbs. Mix the chicken with herbs, cumin powder, olive oil, lemon juice, beaten egg and bread crumbs.
Shape into kebabs and grill until golden brown both sides.

Cilantro salad

Cilantro salad

A tip... I served the kebabs with a salad which matched their aroma: lettuce, parsley, cilantro, olive oil and cheese cut into cubes.

Cauldron meatballsA similar recipe:

Cauldron meatballs

This goes to Kits Chow who's hosting Tried and Tasted, a monthly event started by Zlamushka. This month's recipe: Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs.

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