ginger chicken skewers halal

With Creamy Ginger Aioli Sauce

These Ginger Chicken Skewers are loaded with summer flavors. They are doused in creamy yogurt, season with aromatic ginger and seared to perfection. The creamy Ginger Aioli Sauce puts these skewers to a whole other level.

halal chicken skewers on a stick
ginger chicken skewers halal

Ginger Chicken Skewers

  • Author: Ashley Altan
  • Prep Time: 25 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 10 skewers Aprox. 1x
  • Diet: Halal


  • 12 lbs. chicken breast, cut into thick pieces.
  • salt and pepper
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp coriander
  • the zest of one lemon
  • the juice of one lemon
  • 1 tbsp finely chopped ginger
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley
  • 3 tbsp yogurt

Aioli Sauce

  • 1/3 cup mayo
  • juice of half a lemon
  • 1/2 tsp finely chopped ginger
  • 2 dashes of sesame oil
  • salt and pepper
  • sprinkle of freshly chopped parsley
  • a bit of water to help thin out the sauce


  1. In a large mixing bowl, add the chicken breast pieces, cumin, coriander, lemon zest, lemon juice, sesame oil, yogurt, parsley, and salt and pepper. Mix until the chicken is well incorporated with the ingredients. A yogurt marinade will be the final look.
  2. Put the seasoned chicken pieces onto wooden skewers.
  3. Place a skillet or cast-iron pan over a medium-high flame, once the pan is hot, drizzle on olive oil and gently lay each skewer onto the pan. Be careful not to over-crowed the pan, otherwise, you won’t get super crispy edges on the chicken.
  4. Cook on each side for 4-5 minutes until golden brown and crispy . The internal temperature should reach 165 °F.

Make the Aioli Sauce

  1. In a mixing bowl, add the mayo, lemon juice, garlic, sesame oil, chopped parsley, salt, and pepper and simply mix until a creamy sauce forms. If the sauce is too thick, simply add a splash of water to create your desired consistency.
  2. Enjoy

  • Category: Main Course
  • Cuisine: American, asian

Keywords: gluten free