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The chicken skewers with lemon and honey I’m a second dish of meat easy, quick to prepare and beautiful to see. This recipe, perfect for an evening with friends, it has a sweet and delicate scent. Honey, bay leaf, lemon, garlic and kaffir lime are in fact the ingredients that flavor this light dish: ideal for summer dinners.


    For the meat:

  • 800 g of chicken breast nuggets
  • 2 tablespoons of honey
  • 2 kaffir lime leaves
  • the juice and zest of 2 lemons
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • 100 ml of extra virgin olive oil
  • salt
  • pepper in grains
  • To garnish the skewers:

  • Bay leaves
  • 3-4 lemons

How to prepare: Lemon and honey chicken skewers

Colored, ready in half an hour and tasty: they are the chicken skewers with lemon and honey. A second course of simple meat but still impressive to bring to the table in dinners with friends or family. This dish, despite being tasty, does not weigh down: the chicken breast bites are in fact a white and lean meat.

Two tablespoons of honey, two kaffir lime leaves and a little lemon juice combined with pepper are enough to flavor the chicken left to marinate in this fragrant mix. Bay leaves alternating with lemon slices complete a second course of meat that must be grilled for just 10 minutes. If you prefer, you can prepare the chicken skewers on the plate or in the oven: always take care to turn the meat on both sides so that the inside is also well cooked. As a side dish, to accompany this healthy recipe and suitable for summer evenings, choose vegetables that you can quickly sear on the grill: also in this case the seasonings will be reduced to a minimum, without sacrificing taste.

If you love chicken we have numerous proposals for chicken-based main courses to choose from.

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Easy execution Preparation time 20 min Cooking time 10 min Servings 4

How to prepare: Lemon and honey chicken skewers

Preparation Lemon and Honey Chicken Skewers - Step 1

Preparation Lemon and Honey Chicken Skewers - Step 1

Prepare the marinade for the lemon and honey chicken skewers: in a bowl, mix the filtered lemon juice, zest, chopped kaffir lime leaves, sliced ​​garlic, honey, crushed peppercorns and salt. . Add the chicken nuggets and mix. Cover them with cling film and marinate for 30 minutes at room temperature.

Preparation Lemon and Honey Chicken Skewers - Step 2

Preparation Lemon and Honey Chicken Skewers - Step 2

Drain the chicken nuggets from the marinade and skewer them on the metal skewers, alternating them with lemon slices and bay leaves. Cook them on the grill, or on the cast iron plate, turning them often for 5 minutes or in the oven for about 20 minutes or in any case until the chicken is cooked internally.

Preparation of Lemon and Honey Chicken Skewers - Step 3

Serve your lemon and honey chicken skewers immediately.