The opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics is Friday and so all this week we are enjoying dishes from around the world.
Before he headed to Tokyo for the Games, H‑E‑B Chef Lauren Ho showed KPRC 2 anchor Keith Garvin how to make tasty traditional chicken yakitori skewers.
Serve up this Japanese dish at home for your family by following the simple steps listed below!
Traditional Chicken Yakitori Skewers
Serves 4 (8each)
10 minutes prep; 2 hours marinade; 10-15 minutes cook time
- 4 each H-E-B Natural Chicken, Boneless & skinless, Thighs, Cubed
- 4 Stalks Green Onion, Cut into 1-inch long pieces
- 1 c Stick and Tine Japanese Yakitori Grilling sauce, Divided
- 1 TBSP Adam’s Reserve Asian House rub
- ½ tsp white sesame seeds (optional)
- Ottavio Avocado oil spray
- 8 each Bamboo Skewers, soaked 30 minutes in water
Cut chicken into cubes, place into zipper bag.
Pour ¾ c marinade onto chicken, place into refrigerator for minimum 2 hours marinade time.
Remove chicken from marinade, discard marinade.
Skewer chicken and green onion alternating each one. Making 8 skewers.
Sprinkle lightly with Asian House rub.
Place on medium high heat grill with avocado spray. 4-5 minutes per side.
Baste and brush with remaining ¼ cup of fresh marinade. Serve.
Optional: Top with white sesame seed as garnish, try them toasted!
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