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Red Potato Skewers Recipe

Red Potato Skewers Recipe

As a busy mother of three boys, I love to find good grilling recipes that my husband can use. A seasoned mayonnaise mixture keeps these quartered potatoes moist and heavenly. —Dawn Finch, Prosser, Washington
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + marinating Grill: 10 min. YIELD:6 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds red potatoes (about 6 medium), quartered
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth
  • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder

Directions

  • 1. Place the potatoes and water in an ungreased microwave-safe 2-qt. dish. Cover and microwave on high for 10-12 minutes or until almost tender, stirring once; drain. In a large bowl, combine the remaining ingredients; add potatoes. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • 2. Drain, reserving mayonnaise mixture. On six metal or soaked wooden skewers, thread potatoes.
  • 3. Grill, uncovered, over medium heat for 4 minutes on each side, brushing occasionally with reserved mayonnaise mixture or until potatoes are tender and golden brown. Yield: 6 servings.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.

Nutritional Facts

One serving (prepared with reduced-sodium chicken broth and reduced-fat mayonnaise) equals 167 calories, 7 g fat (0 saturated fat), trace cholesterol, 307 mg sodium, 21 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 4 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1-1/2 fat.