Vietnamese Recipes & Cuisines (Poultry)

Barbecued Chicken Skewers Recipe

Ingredients : Serves 6-8

25 - 30 g

450 g

1/4 cup


Marinade :

60 ml

3-4 cloves



1 teaspoon

1/2 teaspoon

Bamboo skewers

Chicken chunks

Tomato or banana ketchup




Garlic, crushed

Small onion, diced

Small chili, chopped



Method :
  • Soak the bamboo skewers in water for 30 minutes then set aside.

  • To prepare the Marinade, combine the vinegar, garlic, onion, chili, salt and pepper and mix thoroughly.

  • Marinade chicken for 2-3 hours

  • Drain the chicken and reserve Marinade. Combine the Marinade with tomato and banana ketchup.

  • Place in a wok and bring to the boil. Remove from heat and set aside.

  • Thread 3-4 chicken chunks onto each skewer. Heat a griller to medium. Grill the skewered chicken for about 3-5 minutes on each side, or until lightly browned.

  • When lightly browned, brush the chicken chunks with the reserved Marinade.

  • Continue grilling until chicken is fully cooked, about 3-5 more minutes.

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