Broiled sesame chicken skewers

Broiled Sesame Chicken Skewers Recipe

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Marie Freeman

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This is the best chicken recipe for entertaining. It has an Asian flavor, rich and slightly sweet. It is always the first thing to disappear off of the buffet table.

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Serves:
10
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Broil

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 c
    pineapple juice
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/3 c
    soy sauce
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced garlic
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh ginger, finely grated
  • 2 Tbsp
    sesame seeds
  • ·
    skewers that have been soaked in water for15 minuted

How to Make Broiled sesame chicken skewers

Step-by-Step

  1. If you are using fresh (not frozen) chicken, place it on a cookie sheet and stick it into the freezer for a few minutes until it is partially frozen. This will make it easier to slice. If using frozen chicken, partially thaw it.
  2. With a sharp knife, slice the breasts across the grain of the meat. Make slices about 1/4 inch thick and uniform in size so that they will cook evenly.
  3. In a sauce pan over medium heat, place the pineapple juice, soy sauce, brown sugar, ginger and garlic. Heat until everything is combined.
  4. Put the chicken in a bowl with the marinade, cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours. But longer is better. I like to leave it in the marinade overnight.
  5. Place the chicken strips onto the skewers in a zig zag fashion, and place on a broiler pan or cooking sheet. Sprinkle each side of the skewers with the sesame seeds.
  6. Broil each side for about 5 minutes. Serve warm....but just as good at room temperature.

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