Cilantro-Lime Pineapple Chicken Skewers

Makes : Yield_value_display6 Yield_measureservings Prep10 minsCook8 mins
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NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION
Amount per 1 serving

Calories

300

Calories from Fat

80

Total Fat

8g

Saturated Fat

1.5g

Cholesterol

55mg

Sodium

310mg

Total Carbs

36g

Dietary Fiber

4g

Sugars

10g

Protein

20g

Calcium

4%

Iron

8%

Potassium

620mg

Vitamin C

150%

Vitamin A

30%

Ingredients
  1. 10 Tbsp. Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Light Mayonnaise or Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Mayonnaise
  2. 2 Tbsp. fresh lime juice
  3. 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro leaves
  4. 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  5. 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts or chicken thighs, cut into chunks
  6. 2 large red bell peppers, cut into 1-inch pieces
  7. 2 cups fresh pineapple chunks
  8. 1 large zucchini, halved lengthwise, cut crosswise into bite-size pieces
  9. 3 cups hot cooked brown rice

Directions

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1. Combine , Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Light Mayonnaise, lime juice, cilantro and garlic in small bowl; reserve and set aside 1/2 cup.

2. Alternately thread chicken, vegetables and pineapple on 6 (12-inch) skewers**, then brush with remaining mayonnaise mixture.

3. Grill or broil skewers, turning once, until chicken is thoroughly cooked and vegetables are tender, about 8 minutes. Brush with some of the reserved mayonnaise mixture.

4. Serve with remaining reserved mayonnaise mixture as a dipping sauce. Serve with hot cooked rice.

TIP: For no skewer oven method, preheat oven to 425°. Combine mayonnaise mixture as directed, reserving 1/2 cup. Combine chicken, red peppers, zucchini and remaining mayonnaise mixture on large rimmed baking sheet. Roast 20 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked and vegetables are tender. Stir in pineapple and 2 Tablespoons reserved mayonnaise mixture. Serve as directed.

Tip: Serve with a mixed green salad to round out the meal. Cost per recipe* : $11.47.
Cost per serving* : $1.91
* Based on average retail prices at national supermarkets.

**If using wooden skewers, soak in water at least 15 minutes prior to use.