Chipotle Honey Chicken Skewers
If you’re anything like us, you’re wondering what to serve at your next backyard barbeque. Are you tired of the same old hot dogs and hamburgers? Need something a bit more substantial than vegetable skewers? Then why not try this lovely recipe for Chipotle Honey Chicken Skewers? With chicken and spice and everything nice, it’s got something for everyone!
This is a super-easy meal to make and you don’t have to be a barbeque expert to do it, either! You’ll love the delicious mixture of savoury ingredients and your guests will not only be asking you for more, they will be asking you for the complete recipe! All it takes are some lean chicken breasts (organic is always your best bet, if possible), and for the sauce you’ll need honey, garlic, chipotle chili powder, and a few other surprise items to give it the perfect zing. This recipe will give you enough for eight skewers, so be sure to double it up if you need more. Always better to have too many than not enough, right? And if you do happen to make too many, then they are really easy to freeze. Imagine taking them to lunch at the office on Monday morning! Everyone will want to know what you are eating.
Ever wonder where the idea for skewers came from? Well, we can trace them back to the Middle East, Eastern Mediterranean, and South Asian regions of the world, where fish, meat, and vegetables were – and still are – pierced through with a stick and roasted over a heat source – quite often, a spit. The ancient Greek bard Homer was one of the first to mention skewers – or shish kebabs, as they’re also commonly known – in his great works. Later, skewer cooking is said to have been taken up by people living in Central Asia as well as those of the former Mongol Empire.
Skewers and kebabs refer to meat, vegetables, and fish that are cooked over flames; they are often served as is – on sticks, or on plates, or in salads and sandwiches. Originally, lamb was used for kebabs, but other favourite meats these days are fish, pork, goat, beef, turkey, and chicken. Kebabs are still very popular in the Eastern Mediterranean as well as in South Asia. They are also a fun dish to be served all over the world.
And now you’re going to serve them in your very own backyard. Good on ya, mate! And where would we be without the good people over at the Skinny Ms. website? That’s where we found this amazing Chipotle Honey Chicken Skewer recipe. They really know what they’re doing over there! At only 384 calories per skewer, you’re about to eat a scrumptious meal that is a hundred per cent guilt free. All of the ingredients are low-fat, clean, and superbly delectable.
So for the full recipe, and lots more great meal ideas that are as delicious as they are healthy, be sure to visit the Skinny Ms. website.
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