If you are looking for some mouth-watering grilled skewer recipes for BBQ kebabs (kabobs in the US) then you could be in luck.
From grilled skewer recipes for lamb, chicken, beef to vegetarian kebabs there are plenty of ideas and options for you here.
- Top 10 Best Grilled Skewer Recipes For Irresistible Kebabs (Kabobs)
- 1 Chicken Tikka Kebabs in a Tandoori Marinade
- 2 Mediterreanean Style Lamb Kebabs
- 3 Grilled BBQ Tofu Skewers
- 4 Steak Kebabs with Fresh Veggies
- 5 Smoked Shrimp (Prawn) Skewers with a Chinese Style Marinade
- 6 BBQ Mushroom Shawarma
- 7 Venison Kebabs with Twistziki
- 8 Turkish Lamb Kofta Kebabs
- 9 Bang Bang Cauliflower Kebabs
- 10 Korean BBQ Style Beef Skewers
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Top 10 Best Grilled Skewer Recipes For Irresistable Kebabs
You’ll love this easy chicken tikka kebab recipe with a delicious mix of spices and tasty marinade.
The chicken is marinated in yoghurt, lemon juice, chilli, garlic, ginger and spices and then grilled at high heat over charcoal for 15-20 minutes.
Red food colouring is optional and won’t affect the taste, but it does make the chicken pieces really stand out and look like what you would get in an Indian restaurant.
You can watch the whole process on our Instagram video below.
This grilled lamb skewers recipe is marinaded first in a delicious Middle Eastern spice blend with lemon juice, garlic, onion, and parsley.
Then the lamb is grilled at high heat until it is medium rare, or more well done if you prefer.
Absolutely delicious served with hummus, flatbreads or a watermelon salad.
This vegan recipe is so tasty even meat eaters are bound to love it.
Tofu can be bland if not correctly prepared, but the blend of spices, sauces and flavours in this marinade make it anything but.
This is an easy recipe to prepare and grill but it definitely does not skimp on flavour. It could well save you if happen to have vegans or vegetarians to cater for at your next barbecue.
4 Steak Kebabs with Fresh Veggies
These delicious and colourful kebabs are marinated in soy sauce, olive oil, honey, lemon juice, red wine vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, Dijon mustard, garlic and pepper.
The recipe is straightforward, fun and downright delicious.
A great summer time BBQ can’t-fail favourite.
5 Smoked Shrimp (Prawn) Skewers with a Chinese Style Marinade
If you are a fan of prawns/shrimp and Asian flavours, you’ll love this easy and delicious recipe.
The recipe also shows you how to make shrimp stock from the shells for extra flavour in your marinade. Well worth a go at your next BBQ cookout.
This is another delicious vegan recipe that you’ll want to try out on your barbecue.
Making your own shawarma spice mix is easy and rewarding and the homemade Toum (Lebanese garlic condiment) tastes authentic and quite potent!
Served with pitta bread and a flavoursome tarragon salad.
You’ve probably heard of the Greek dip Tzatziki made from cucumber and yoghurt, well this recipe calls for a little twist to it in the form of adding radishes to make Tzatziki more peppery.
Venison may well be a meat you hadn’t considered for a BBQ skewer recipe, but it’s definitely a fantastic and leaner alternative to beef.
This is a really light and delicious way to enjoy venison kebabs, along with a lovely fresh green salad.
8 Turkish Lamb Kofta Kebabs
For something deliciously different to grill on your BBQ try these tasty Turkish lamb kofta kebabs.
They are made from lamb mince (ground lamb), plenty of Turkish-style spices and served with a yoghurt dip.
Even better they only take about 30 minutes to make!
Believe it or not cauliflower is a great vegetable to barbecue on a skewer. The texture you get from cauliflower kebabs is quite unique – they really crisp up well and take on those charred flavours very well.
If you pair your cauliflower kebabs with a delicious Bang Bang sauce made from sweet chilli sauce, Sriracha, chilli flakes, lime juice & garlic, then you know you’re onto a winner of a dish.
The delicious, fiery flavours of Korean BBQ are very popular right now, and it’s not difficult to see why. The flavour combinations of gochujang (Korean chilli paste), garlic, ginger, honey and soy sauce are intense and memorable.
If you’re a fan of spicy Korean style food then you will definitely love this beef skewers recipe.
You really need to check this one out!