Chicken Kabobs Mexicana

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Chicken and veggie skewers marinated in cilantro, lime, and cumin. Serve with rice, salsa, and warm tortillas.

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Prep Time:
30 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Additional Time:
1 hrs
Total Time:
1 hrs 40 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin

  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

  • 1 lime, juiced

  • salt and ground black pepper to taste

  • 2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cut into 1 inch cubes

  • 1 small zucchini, cut into 1/2-inch slices

  • 1 onion, cut into wedges and separated

  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into 1 inch pieces

  • 10 cherry tomatoes

Directions

  1. In a shallow dish, mix together olive oil, cumin, chopped cilantro, and lime juice. Season with salt and pepper. Add chicken, and mix well. Cover, and refrigerate for at least one hour.

  2. Preheat grill for high heat.

  3. Thread chicken, zucchini, onion, red bell pepper, and tomatoes onto skewers.

  4. Brush grill with oil, and arrange skewers on hot grate. Cook for approximately 10 minutes, or until chicken is cooked through, turning to cook evenly.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

166 Calories
8g Fat
9g Carbs
15g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 166
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8g 10%
Saturated Fat 1g 6%
Cholesterol 34mg 11%
Sodium 49mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate 9g 3%
Dietary Fiber 2g 9%
Total Sugars 3g
Protein 15g
Vitamin C 59mg 296%
Calcium 33mg 3%
Iron 1mg 8%
Potassium 459mg 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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