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Cilantro Lime Butter with Grilled Chicken Kabobs
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
30 mins

Tender kabobs with savory cilantro lime butter. Grilling: fast, easy and leaves you with one less pan to clean.

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cilantro lime butter, grilled chicken kabobs
Servings: 4
Calories: 294 kcal
Author: Desarae
  • 9 ounces Chicken Breast about 3 breasts
  • 1 Purple onion chopped
  • salt and peper for seasoning
  • Skewers
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 lime zested and juiced
  • 2 tbsp cilantro minced
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  1. Bring butter to room temperature.
  2. Add chopped cilantro, chopped garlic cloves, juice of lime and zest.
  3. Stir well.
  4. Using plastic wrap place butter on wrap and roll into a log of desired shape. (you can put in air tight container too) refrigerate until firm. You can place in freezer if in a rush.
  5. While butter is firming up slice raw chicken into large bite size pieces.
  6. Alternate chicken and onion on skewers, ending with an onion.
  7. Do not push the meat and veggies too close together on skewers. Have them only very lightly touching. This allows the heat to cook the meat on all sides evenly.
  8. Sprinkle salt and pepper on all sides of meat.
  9. Pre-heat grill on med-high heat. When grill is heated, place skewers on distributed evenly. Flip when one side if gold brown with grill marks. Check temp before serving to test that chicken is throughly done.
  10. Serve with cilantro lime butter.

Nutrition Facts
Cilantro Lime Butter with Grilled Chicken Kabobs
Amount Per Serving (1 skewer)
Calories 294 Calories from Fat 216
% Daily Value*
Fat 24g37%
Saturated Fat 14g88%
Cholesterol 101mg34%
Sodium 278mg12%
Potassium 293mg8%
Carbohydrates 4g1%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 14g28%
Vitamin A 740IU15%
Vitamin C 8.2mg10%
Calcium 25mg3%
Iron 0.4mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.