Caribbean Chicken and Vegetable Kabobs

4.8 of 5 (6)
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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 189.1
  • Total Fat: 1.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 41.2 mg
  • Sodium: 49.5 mg
  • Total Carbs: 29.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.2 g
  • Protein: 17.2 g

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Great marinade for chicken or shrimp
*Recently Won 1st place in Love to Cook Group. Theme was "Stick it to Me" over the Superbowl January 2009
Great marinade for chicken or shrimp
*Recently Won 1st place in Love to Cook Group. Theme was "Stick it to Me" over the Superbowl January 2009

Number of Servings: 6


    1/2 cup lemon juice
    1/2 cup honey
    6 green onions sliced thinly
    3 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped (wear gloves)
    3 teaspoons dreid thyme
    1/4 teaspoon allspice
    1/4 teaspoon nutmet
    1 teaspoon brown sugar

    6 boneless, skinless,chicken breasts, cut in pieces
    1 red onion scut in 1/2s and then pulled apart
    1 green zucchini sliced 1/4 inch thick
    1 yellow squash sliced 1/4 inch thick
    red grape tomatoes


Place the first nine ingredients in a blender, cover and process until smooth. Pour 1/2 cup into a smal bowl for basting. Cover and refrigerate. Pour remaining marinade into a large resealable plastic bag. Add cut up chicken and veggies, seal bag and turn to coat, refrigerate up to 6 hours or overnight. Let bag come to room temperature before you grill. Drain and discard marinade. Skewer chicken and vegetables alternating. Coat grill rack with non stick spray. Grill kabobs, covered over medium heat for 4-6 minutes on each side or until juices run clear, basting frequently with reserved marinade. I like to serve this with a just a salad or brown rice. The calories are incorrect as I forgot to include this is 6 servings and not one which comes out to 189 calories, however, I've tried editing this recipe and it won't save it. :)

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user SHAKENBAKE.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    Very Good
    Very good flavor! I also added green and red bell pepper. I could do without the 6 hour or overnight preparation marinade part. Would be five stars if less time prep. - 3/25/09

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    This is a very flavorful fabulous recipe. I will definitely make it again and it is definitely worthy for company. It is great! - 2/27/09

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    I love this recipe, it was easy to make. - 2/26/09

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    calorie count has got to be off on these
    - 2/24/09

    Reply from SHAKENBAKE (2/26/09)
    I realize the calorie content is incorrect. I have tried many times to edit and change but it will not save it. There is only 169 calories a serving. I entered 1 serving instead of 6-8. I am so sorry! :(

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    The recipe is wonderful! In place of brown sugar I used pure maple syrup. Thank you for sharing! - 2/15/09