Marinated Satay Kebabs

    4 hours 30 minutes

    This is a true make at home satay kebab with even the complex marinade being made from scratch. Cook on coals if you can but gas will be fine.

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    Serves: 8 

    • 1kg skinless boneless chicken, cubed
    • 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
    • 1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds
    • 1 teaspoon coriander seeds
    • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon powder
    • 1 teaspoon sugar
    • 1 pinch salt, to taste
    • 1 lemongrass bulb, coarsely diced
    • 2cm turmeric or 1 teaspoon turmeric powder
    • 6 shallots
    • 2 tablespoon roasted peanuts
    • cooking oil
    • wood skewers, soaked in water and drained

    Preparation:2hours  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Extra time:2hours marinating  ›  Ready in:4hours30min 

    1. Toast the cumin, fennel and coriander until fragrant. Grind the spices until fine then add cinnamon, sugar and salt.
    2. Grind the lemongrass, turmeric, shallots and roasted peanuts.
    3. Mix the wet paste with the dried spices then marinade the chicken well with this mixture for at least 2 hours. Add a little cooking oil to the marinating meat to keep it moist.
    4. Put at least 5 chicken cubes on a skewer then grill the satay over a barbecue (preferably charcoal to get the smoky flavour too).
    5. Brush the chicken frequently with cooking oil and cook until done. Serve with peanut sauce.

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