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Saffron Chicken Kebobs

Saffron is a great spice to use on kebobs. Remember to soak it in warm water for at least half-hour before adding it to the marinade. You will use the soaked strands as well as the soaked water as part of the marinade. Green cardamom is usually an accompanying spice with saffron, especially in Indian cuisine, so you can choose not to add it. When I make these kebobs, I add chicken to the marinade, cover it, and refrigerate for two days. The element of time is the first wonder of the world, and 48 hours will result in an excellent kebob. If you want to make this recipe extra special, you can add a couple of tablespoons of heavy...

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Spinach Kebabs

Serves: 8 (2 kebabs each, although no one can eat just two!)Ingredients1 frozen pack spinach, thawed, squeezed to remove excess water and emptied in a microwavable container1 tablespoon curry powder1 tablespoon garam masala1 jalapeno, minced1 teaspoon salt OR as desired4 large potatoes, boiled and peeled1 tablespoon minced ginger and garlic2 tablespoons corn starch OR as neededOil sprayInstructionsSqueeze out water from spinach and heat spinach in a microwave for about 5-6 minutes or until piping hot. Immediately, pour in a blender and blend until somewhat pureed, since you have squeezed out all the water, this may be a bit difficult, it works best if you have a MAGIC BULLET.In a mixing bowl, mash potatoes along with rest of the ingredients.Taste the...

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