Lemon Basil Chicken Kabobs

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1 pound chicken breast

1 medium red onion

1 cup fresh basil

1 Tbsp minced garlic

1 tsp salt

1 medium lemon

1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil

1 medium tomato

1 medium cucumber


  1. Cut chicken into about 1 inch pieces.
  2. Combine chicken with, salt, pepper, oil, juice of 1 lemon, garlic, salt, pepper, and 1 tbsp chopped basil in a large bowl.
  3. Cover and refrigerate for about 1 hour.
  4. Soak skewers in water for about 10 minutes before threading.
  5. Start your grill and heat it to high heat until its hot.
  6. Meanwhile thread the chicken, on the skewers with onion and basil between each piece of chicken.
  7. Grill chicken, turn occasionally, until chicken has grill marks and is cooked through, about 10 to 15 minutes.
  8. Serve with sliced cucumber and tomatoes.