Show Subscription Form




Chicken and Shrimp Satay Recipe
Chicken and Shrimp Satay Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Chicken and Shrimp Satay Recipe

Publisher Photo
I lightened up a recipe that I found in a cookbook, and these grilled kabobs were the tasty result. The scrumptious peanut butter dipping sauce is always a hit. —Hannah Barringer of Loudon, Tennessee
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + marinating Grill: 10 min.
MAKES:6 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + marinating Grill: 10 min.
MAKES: 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 3/4 pound uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3/4 pound chicken tenderloins, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 4 green onions, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 1/2 cup white wine or chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • SAUCE:
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2/3 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup reduced-fat chunky peanut butter
  • 2-1/4 teaspoons brown sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon each dried basil, thyme and rosemary, crushed
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper

Nutritional Facts

2 kabobs with 2 tablespoons sauce equals 190 calories, 7 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 126 mg cholesterol, 339 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 1 fat, 1/2 starch.

Directions

  1. On 12 metal or soaked wooden skewers, alternately thread shrimp and chicken. Place in a large shallow dish; set aside.
  2. In a small skillet, saute green onions in butter until crisp-tender. Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Stir in the parsley, wine , lemon juice and lime juice. Remove from the heat; cool slightly. Pour over skewers and turn to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 4 hours, turning occasionally.
  3. In a small saucepan, saute onion in butter. Add the remaining sauce ingredients; cook and stir until blended. Remove from the heat; set aside.
  4. Drain and discard marinade. Moisten a paper towel with cooking oil; using long-handled tongs, lightly coat the grill rack. Prepare grill for indirect heat. Grill skewers, covered, covered, over indirect medium heat or broil 4 in. from the heat for 7 to 8 minutes, turning often. Brush with 1/4 cup sauce during the last minute of grilling. Serve with remaining sauce. Yield: 6 servings.
Originally published as Chicken and Shrimp Satay in Light & Tasty February/March 2005, p37

Nutritional Facts

2 kabobs with 2 tablespoons sauce equals 190 calories, 7 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 126 mg cholesterol, 339 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 1 fat, 1/2 starch.

Full-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied white wine such as Chardonnay or Viognier.

Reviews for Chicken and Shrimp Satay

AVERAGE RATING
   (7)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (6)
4 Star
 (1)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Apr. 29, 2013

This satay sauce is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!!! I've used it in all meals I normally use other satay sauces in, and I've given it to so many people!!! Latest I've used this sauce with was Salt and Pepper Silken Tofu as a dipping sauce....VERY SUCCESSFUL!!!

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Feb. 11, 2013

Perfect recipe for adults and kids. My kids are pretty picky, but love to eat kabobs (or anything on a stick). The peanut sauce is very kid friendly. I will definitely make this again!

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Nov. 10, 2012

I made this for my husband on our anniversary and he loved it!!! Great recipe

MY REVIEW
Reviewed May. 27, 2012

I LOVED this meal! It's a staple in our house.

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT