Turkish Spiced Chicken Kebabs With Pomegranate Relish and Tahini

Total Time
1hr 35mins
Prep 35 mins
Cook 1 hr

Recipe by Ana Sortun. From Bon Appetit Jan 2011.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. tahini yogurt.
  2. Combine lemon juice, Baharat Seasoning , and garlic in medium bowl; stir to blend. Let stand 5 minutes. Whisk in yogurt and tahini. Season tahini yogurt to taste with salt. DO AHEAD Can be made up to 2 hours ahead. Let stand at room temperature.
  3. pomegranate relish.
  4. Mix all ingredients in medium bowl. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper. DO AHEAD Can be made 2 hours ahead. Let stand at room temperature.
  5. chicken.
  6. Whisk first 4 ingredients in large bowl. Add chicken. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Marinate at room temperature at least 1 hour and up to 2 hours.
  7. Preheat broiler. Thread 6 chicken pieces onto each skewer. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Place on small rimmed baking sheet. Broil chicken until cooked through, 5 to 6 minutes per side. Arrange kebabs on platter. Serve with tahini yogurt, pomegranate relish, and warm pita breads.