Tangy Balsamic Glazed Chicken Skewers
Imagine a warm summer evening with a hint of a Mediterranean breeze. Picture yourself in your backyard, surrounded by friends and family, the tantalizing aroma of grilled chicken wafting through the air. What could be more perfect for such a gathering than our Tangy Balsamic Glazed Chicken Skewers? These skewers are not just a dish; they’re an experience.
- 2 pounds of boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch cubes
- 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Wooden skewers, soaked in water for 30 minutes
- In a bowl, whisk together balsamic vinegar, olive oil, minced garlic, honey, dried oregano, salt, and pepper.
- Place the chicken cubes in a resealable plastic bag and pour the marinade over them. Seal the bag and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.
- Preheat your grill to medium-high heat.
- Thread the marinated chicken cubes onto the soaked wooden skewers.
- Grill the skewers for about 5-7 minutes per side, or until the chicken is cooked through and has beautiful grill marks.
- While grilling, brush the skewers with the remaining marinade to build up that delicious balsamic glaze.
- Once cooked, remove the skewers from the grill and let them rest for a few minutes.
- Serve your Tangy Balsamic Glazed Chicken Skewers hot, garnished with fresh herbs and a drizzle of extra balsamic glaze.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Tender pieces of chicken, marinated to perfection and grilled to a smoky, succulent finish, these Tangy Balsamic Glazed Chicken Skewers are a crowd-pleaser. The balsamic glaze adds a tangy sweetness that perfectly complements the char from the grill. Serve them at your next gathering, and watch them disappear!
Nutrition: Calories – 280 kcal, Carbohydrates – 9g, Protein – 32g, Fat – 12g, Saturated Fat – 2g, Cholesterol – 96mg, Sodium – 230mg, Fiber – 0.5g
Picture the smiles on your guests’ faces as they savor the flavors of these skewers. The chicken, infused with the richness of balsamic vinegar and the subtle undertones of honey and oregano, will transport your taste buds to a Mediterranean paradise. So, gather your loved ones and enjoy these Tangy Balsamic Glazed Chicken Skewers on a warm evening, creating memories that will last a lifetime.