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Beef and Pepper Kabobs

I've traveled to many different countries and am always on the lookout for cookbooks. I adapted this recipe from a Turkish cookbook and it brings rave reviews whenever I serve it. I usually serve the kabobs with rice pilaf and a tossed salad.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 15 min. + marinating Grill: 15 min.
  • Makes
    6-8 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 large onion, finely chopped
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 pounds beef top sirloin steak, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 1 each medium sweet green, yellow, orange and red peppers

Directions

  • In a large heavy-duty resealable plastic bag, combine the lemon juice, oil, onion, thyme, salt and pepper. Add meat; seal bag and turn to coat. Refrigerate for 6 hours or overnight.
  • Cut peppers into 1-in. squares and thread onto metal or soaked wooden skewers alternately with meat.
  • Grill over medium heat for 12-15 minutes or until the meat reaches desired doneness, turning often.
Editor's Note: Boneless lamb can be substituted for the beef.
Nutrition Facts
1 each: 200 calories, 9g fat (3g saturated fat), 63mg cholesterol, 196mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 2g fiber), 22g protein.

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    Jul 17, 2012

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