Grilled Mediterranean Chicken Kabobs



By: Grace Iberle, RDN, LDN, CHC, CPT



  • 1 Lemon (juiced)

  • 1 tbsp Red Wine Vinegar

  • 1 tbsp Oregano (dried)

  • 2 tbsps Extra Virgin Olive Oil (divided)

  • 1 lb Chicken Breast (boneless, skinless, diced into cubes)

  • 1 Zucchini (large)

  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper

  • 2 cups Cherry Tomatoes

  • 1 cup Red Onion

  • 8 Barbecue Skewers


  1. Combine the lemon juice, red wine vinegar, oregano and 1/2 of the olive oil in a mixing bowl. Add in the cubed chicken breast and mix well. Place in the fridge and let marinate while you prep the vegetables.

  2. Dice the zucchini, yellow bell pepper, and red onion into large chunks. Toss in the remaining olive oil. Feel free to use additional vegetables or any leftovers you have in the fridge.

  3. Slide the marinated cubed chicken, zucchini, yellow bell pepper, red onion and cherry tomatoes onto the skewers.

  4. Preheat the grill to medium heat. 

  5. Grill the kabobs for 8 to 10 minutes per side or until chicken is cooked through.

  6. Remove the kabobs from the grill and divide onto plates. Enjoy!


  • Serve them with

    • Rice, quinoa, grilled potatoes and/or tzatziki sauce.

  • Leftovers

    • Store covered in an airtight container in the fridge up to three days.

  • Serving Size

    • One serving is equal to approximately two kabobs.

  • Vegan & Vegetarian

    • Omit the chicken and use marinated tofu

  • Wooden Skewers

    • If grilling with wooden skewers, be sure to soak them in water before using to avoid them catching fire on the grill.