Skewer Marinades

Aug 18, 2020 | By Jane Majerus

Description

Finger lickin' good. Skewers come in all shapes and sizes, flavors and proteins and they are great for groups! Try any of these marinades with your favorite seafood, vegetables and grilling fruits.

Summary

Recipe Level

Easy

Cooking Time

0:45

Servings

the entire Party

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Ingredients

Chili Lime Marinade

  • 2 Tbsp Canola or vegetable oil
  • ¼ cup lime juice
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1 Tbsp fresh cilantro
  • 2 Tbsp shallot, finely diced
  • 2 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • ¼ tsp ground cumin
  • Chili flakes to taste
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Teriyaki Marinade

  • 2 cup low sodium soy sauce
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp fresh ginger, grated
  • 2 cloves garlic, grated or minced
  • ¼ cup white vinegar
  • ¼ cup sesame oil
  • 1 bunch green onions, chopped

Lemon Garlic Marinade

  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • ½ cup fresh lemon juice
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • ½ tsp fresh oregano
  • ¼ tsp fresh or dried thyme
  • Salt & black pepper to taste

Citrus Herb Marinade

  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • ¾ cup orange juice
  • ¼ cup lime juice
  • 4 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 Tbsp fresh cilantro
  • 2 Tbsp shallot, finely diced
  • ¼ tsp ground cumin
  • Salt & pepper to taste

To make

Instructions

CHILI LIME MARINADE: Combine all ingredients together in a blender or food processor and blend until fully combined and smooth. Marinate the seafood skewers for 30­—60 minutes.

TERIYAKI MARINADE: Mix all the sauce ingredients together in a large bowl or baking dish. Reserve ¾ cup of marinade and set aside. Marinate the seafood skewers for 15—45 minutes. While seafood is marinating, heat reserve marinade in a small saucepan until it becomes thick. Remove from the heat and save to brush onto the cooked seafood.

LEMON GARLIC MARINADE: Combine all ingredients together in a blender or food processor and blend until fully combined and smooth. Marinate the seafood skewers for 30—60 minutes.

CITRUS HERB MARINADE: Combine all ingredients together in a blender or food processor and blend until fully combined and smooth. Marinate the seafood skewers for 30—60 minutes.

Serving Suggestions

SEAFOOD IDEAS: Aqua Star Raw Shrimp (peeled, tail-on or tail-off), Aqua Star Raw Shrimp (easy-peel), Aqua Star Raw Salmon portions (cubed), Aqua Star Raw Cod Fillets (cubed), Aqua Star Scallops

VEGETABLES & FRUIT IDEAS: Asparagus, Zucchini, Cherry tomatoes, Mini sweet peppers, Onions (quartered), Mushrooms, Peaches, Apricots