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Kebab and Skewers Recipes

In English, kebab with no qualification generally refers more specifically to shish kebab served on the skewer. In the Middle East, however, kebab refers to meat that is cooked over or next to flames; large or small cuts of meat, or even ground meat; it may be served on plates, in sandwiches, or in bowls. Like other ethnic foods brought by travellers, the kebab has become part of everyday cuisine in many countries around the globe.

Adana Kebabı

Adana kebabı (colloquially known as Kıyma kebabı) is a long, hand-minced meat kebab mounted on a wide iron skewer and grilled on an open mangal filled with burning charcoal.

Alambre - Mexican Kebabs

Alambre

Instead of carrying the literal meaning, the name now evokes a certain style of grilled meat and a combination of ingredients – carne asada, beef, pork, or chicken, some type of pepper (typically red), onions, and bacon.

Lamb Bun Kebab

Bun Kebab

Busy stalls selling bun kabab are a typical sight on the streets of Karachi which come alive at night after locals finish work and need a quick and spicy snack. There are many regional variations to this street food favourite,…

Caribbean Skewered Prawns

Caribbean Skewered Prawns

Fresh prawns are threaded onto skewers, seasoned with flavours of the Caribbean, and then grilled to perfection. For an extra tropical flavour serve with grilled plantain and pineapple.

Chapli Kebab

Chapli Kebab

The chapli kebab is a popular barbecue and street food throughout Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, especially the city of Peshawar and other parts of Pakistan, as well as eastern Afghanistan. It can be served and eaten hot with naan bread, rice, or…

Chopan Kabob – Lamb Kebob

Kebobs grilled over an open barbecue with fresh vegetables is always a hit, but try it with this Afghan style marinade of yoghurt, coriander, and garlic. The marinade is delicious over beef, as well.

Dak-kkochi - Korean Chicken Skewers

Dak-kkochi – Korean Chicken Skewers

Dak-kkochi (닭꼬치, chicken skewer) is a type of Korean chicken kebab, usually served on a stick. The meat is first cooked and cut into narrow slices. Then, it is basted with a spicy BBQ-flavoured sauce.

Kabab-e Barg

Kabab Barg

Kabāb-e Barg is a Persian style barbecued lamb, chicken or beef kebab dish. The main ingredients of Kabab-e Barg are fillets of beef tenderloin, lamb shank, onions and olive oil.