Chicken taouk skewers and cumin flavored carrots
Tender skewers of chicken cubes marinated in lemon, garlic and coriander served on lemony carrots with cumin.
IngredientsRecipe for 24 tapas
For the chicken taouk
For the cumin flavored carrots
- Olive oil
- Salt and pepper
Preparation time: 30 min
Preheat your four at 400 °F
- General preparationSqueeze the lemon juice. Chop the coriander and finely chop the garlic. Cut chicken thighs into 6. Cut carrots into pieces. Chop the garlic clove. Chop the parsley.
- For the chicken taoukIn a bowl, place chicken thighs, lemon juice, a drizzle of olive oil and garlic. Mix well and marinate for 5 minutes. Skewer 3 pieces per bamboo stick. Sear them in a pan with a drizzle of olive oil and finish cooking in the oven 8 to 10 minutes.
- For the cumin flavored carrotsBlanch the carrots in a saucepan of boiling salted water until soft. Mash the carrots in a bowl using a fork or a pestle, incorporating olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, cumin and parsley. Season with salt and pepper.
- To serveArrange the skewers on a small plate on a portion of carrots with cumin and garnish with cilantro.
You can leave the chicken in the marinade overnight for a more intense flavor.