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Yakitori Meat Skewers

Yakitori Meat Skewers

Created by Chef Gary Evans
5/5 - 1 Rating
2 Servings
imagePrep Time:
30 minutes
imageCook Time:
5 minutes
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Recipe uses Habanero Sauce
Habanero Sauce
Yakitori Meat Skewers


8 oz (chicken, beef or lamb) cut into 1 inch dice
6 bamboo skewers soaked in water for at least 30 min
Marinade and sauce
1/2 cup light soy sauce
2 tbsp clear honey
1/2 cup sugar
3 tbsp mirin
1 piece fresh ginger 1 inch peeled and grated
1 clove garlic crushed
Juice and zest of half an orange
1 tbsp water
1 tbsp cornstarch
1 tsp toasted sesame seeds
2 green onions sliced
2 portions white rice



In a large bowl mix all of the marinade ingredients together. Stir will to dissolve most of the sugar

Add the meat to marinade for at least 20 min (best done overnight)

Remove the meat and place the marinade into a saucepan and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat and summer for 5 min until the sauce starts to reduce

Mix the water and cornstarch together and gradually add to the hot sauce. This should thicken to a clear sauce then keep warm

Grill the meat skewers on a BBQ or grill pan until cooked through. Serve with rice and topped with the toasted sesame and green onions with sauce on the side

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