This easy chicken souvlaki recipe is made with a simple lemon garlic herb marinade it can be easily cooked in the oven or on the grill and its absolutely delicious when loaded up with all of your favorite toppings.
Pat doyle physics. Souvlaki souvlaki are a popular fast food choice in greece. Chicken souvlaki is greek chicken kabobs marinated in fresh herb oregano my fav garlic lemon olive oil and seasonings. Transfer chicken to serving platter and let rest for 3 minutes. This was very very good but i did make some changes.
Cook the chicken souvlaki skewers for about 8 to 10 minutes turning occasionally until nicely coloured on all sides and cooked through. 3 plum tomatoes quartered. Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper. 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast halves cut into 2 inch cubes.
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil. The greek chicken souvlaki became popular only in the last few years and its currently on trend. Skewers of marinated meat are cooked over an open fire it can be lamb pork and chicken. This prevents them from burning on the bbq.
Thread the chicken pieces comfortably on the skewers. 12 cup fat free greek yogurt. Put the onion in a bowl pour over enough boiled water from a kettle to cover then set aside for 5 mins. Marinate in fridge for at least 30 minutes the longer the better.
First spread tzatziki sauce on pita add chicken pieces take them off skewers first of course then add veggies and olives. Chicken souvlaki is made of lean chicken meat most commonl. Place the chicken in a bowl and add oregano garlic powder seasoning salt and pepper. Drain and rinse under cold water.
Chicken souvlaki is another word for seasoned greek kabobs and they make a nice appetizer when dipped into homemade tzatziki sauce. The accompaniments are usually tomatoes red onion and tzatziki wrapped in soft pitta bread. Assemble grilled chicken souvlaki pitas. Toss with the olives cucumber tomatoes parsley andor mint leaves beetroot and chicken.
Meanwhile briefly grill pitas and keep warm. Preheat a grill or griddle pan on a high heat. Over the past few months ive had a few items. 12 english cucumber chopped.
In the meantime if you are going to use wooden skewers soak them for 30 minutes. So simple but amazingly flavorful chicken kabobs chicken souvlaki is must try for every mediterranean food lover.