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Shish Tawook, (شيش طاووق‎) recipe

Shish Tawook

5 from 1 vote
Created by Mariam E.
Shish Tawook, (شيش طاووق‎) recipe is a very popular Middle Eastern Chicken Kabob dish served across all over the world. It's healthy and high in protein.
Prep Time 12 hrs 58 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 12 hrs 58 mins
Course Entree
Cuisine Lebanese
Servings 8 -10 skewers
-10 skewers

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs. chicken tenders or breast cubes into 1.5 inch pieces
  • cubed onions optional
  • cubed bell peppers optional

MARINADE:

  • 3 tbsp. lemon juice
  • 1 cup whole milk yogurt plain and non-Greek
  • 2 tbsps. garlic minced
  • 1/4 cup oil Olive, Vegetable or Canola
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2 tbsp. ketchup
  • 1.5 tbsp. tomato paste
  • 4 tbsps. Shish Tawook Spice

NOTE:

    If you don't have the Shish Tawook spice, add:

    • 1 tsp. 7 spice can substitute for all spice
    • 1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper
    • 1 tsp. black pepper
    • 1/2 tsp. oregano
    • 1 tsp. paprika extra

    Instructions

    • Cube the chicken breast or tenders into 1.5 inch cubes.
    • Add in the marinade ingredients. Mix to coat well and let it marinate for 2-4 hours if time permits.
    • Assemble the chicken skewers and grill on each side for 4-5 minutes.
    • Serve with suggested sides.

    Nutrition

    Serving: 1g | Calories: 228kcal | Carbohydrates: 14.1g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 8.8g | Saturated Fat: 1.7g | Sodium: 320mg | Sugar: 4.3g
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