Chicken Pick Me Ups

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Submitted: December 13, 2013
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Total Time:
Preparation Time: 15-20 mins
Cooking Time: 15-20 mins
Servings: 6 | 100 kcal

Chicken pick me ups, is marinated chunks of chicken, skewered in tooth picks and grilled or fried. A very colorful and flavorful dish to beautify your party table. A fun to eat snack too.

Required ingredients

  • 500 grams chicken breast - cut into small chunks
  • Cubed capsicum/bell peppers- equal to the number of chicken pieces
  • Cubed onions- equal to the number of chicken pieces
  • Cubed firm tomatoes- equal to the number of chicken pieces

For marination

  • 1/2 tsp ginger garlic paste
  • 1 tsp green chilli paste
  • 1 tsp light soya sauce
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 tsp vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp each cumin and coriander powder
  • 1 tsp black pepper powder
  • Salt as per taste
  • 1 tbsp oil

Directions & How to

  • Wash, rinse and pat dry the chicken chunks with a clean cloth.
  • Combine all the ingredients listed for marination in a bowl. Blend it well and prepare the marinade.
  • Add chicken chunks, mix well, cover the bowl, refrigerate it and leave it to marinate for 8-10 hours.
  • While cooking, skewer a single chunk of chicken in a tooth pick along with a piece of cubed capsicum, onion and tomato. Skewer the remaining chunks too in the same way.
  • Cook it over charcoal or electric grill till done. While cooking baste it once with a little oil. * It can be pan fried too. For frying it in the pan, use very little oil and fry it in small batches.
  • Serve hot with tomato ketchup.

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