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Skewers of chicken paprika with yogurt sauce

by Ada Parisi
5 min read

Dish a breeze, cool, dietary and spicy. You want more? Here's the skewers of chicken paprika with a yogurt sauce flavored with cucumber, accompanied by avocado. A beautiful mixed salad and is the ideal dish for when you come back from the sea with a monstrous hunger. Before going to dive place chicken to marinate and after grilling. After that happens? You eat, Of course….

Ingredients for 4 people (2 skewers about to head):

  • 800 grams of chicken breast slices
  • two avocados
  • 250 grams of Greek yogurt
  • half a cucumber
  • the juice of two or three lemons
  • salt and pepper
  • sweet paprika (or spicy if you resist) to taste
  • a pinch of cayenne pepper (If you don't use spicy paprika)
  • a few sprigs of lemon thyme
  • extra virgin olive oil as required
  • mixed salad to accompany the skewers
  • wooden skewers

Cut the slices of chicken in many strips, lengthwise, centimeter thick and put them in a bowl to marinate with olive oil, the juice of two lemons, the leaves of lemon thyme, the paprika and chilli. Put it in the fridge for at least a couple of hours.

For the sauce, blend the cucumber and mix in a bowl the yogurt with the lemon juice and cucumber juice: adjust the amount of liquid you add, because the sauce should be smooth but not liquid. Season with salt and pepper and refrigerate.

Thread the chicken strips in the wooden skewers to form of ' small serpents’ chicken and brush them with a little oil. Preheat the grill and grill the skewers, salandoli just a few minutes from the end of the cooking, until they form a nice golden crust. In the meantime wash, Peel, stone and then diced avocado, then season with a little’ of oil, salt and a few drops of lemon juice.

Serve the brochettes on a bed of mixed salad, pour the yogurt sauce and accompany with the family were Catholics and with the rest of the sauce on the side.

THE PAIRING: For this fresh dish but by acid trend, We match to contrast a fragrant wine, of good body and good alcohol (13,8% vol). We suggest the Be Pop Nero d'Avola and Syrah produced by Quattrocieli, in Alcamo Trapani. An organic product and packaged in an innovative way in Pet bottles, fully recyclable material and eco friendly. Is’ a red which retains all the scents of red fruits, typical of young Nero d'Avola, the palate is soft and full.

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elisabetta corbetta 23 July 2019 - 08:16

A delight
A big kiss

Ada Parisi 25 July 2019 - 17:51

Thank you


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