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Chicken skewers with jewelled cauliflower rice

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Ready in just 35 minutes, these tasty chicken skewers paired with jewelled cauliflower rice make an impressive and mouth-watering weeknight meal.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time10 minutes
  • Prep time25 minutes
Chicken skewers with jewelled cauliflower rice


  • 1 large pkt (about 1kg) El-Amin's Halal Chicken Breast Fillets
  • 2 tsp ground cumin
  • 2 tsp ground coriander
  • 2 tbs olive oil
  • 300g pkt cauliflower rice
  • 2 tbs Greek-style yoghurt
  • 2 tbs tahini
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 2 tbs lemon juice
  • 400g can chickpeas, rinsed, drained
  • 300g pkt Mix-A-Mato Tomatoes, halved
  • 60g pkt Coles Australian Baby Rocket
  • 1/3 cup mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 1/4 cup (40g) pine nuts, toasted

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  1. Step 1

    Cut chicken into 24 thin strips and thread onto 12 metal or soaked bamboo skewers. Combine the cumin, coriander and oil in a small bowl and brush over the chicken. Heat a greased barbecue grill or chargrill on high. Cook skewers, turning, for 8 mins or until chicken is cooked through. Transfer to a plate and loosely cover with foil. Set aside to rest.
  2. Step 2

    Meanwhile, cook cauliflower following packet directions. Cool slightly.
  3. Step 3

    Combine the yoghurt, tahini, honey, lemon juice and 2 tbs of water in a small bowl.
  4. Step 4

    Combine the cauliflower, chickpeas, tomato, rocket, mint, pomegranate and pine nuts in a large bowl. Season.
  5. Step 5

    Divide the couscous mixture and skewers among serving plates. Season and drizzle with yoghurt mixture to serve.