Tag Archives: BBQ

Kofta Skewers (Turkish)

Kofta Skewers is a Turkish dish which is mild and prepared with moist beef mince, try this and make your day …

Ayesha's Kitchen

Ingredients:

  • ½ kg beef mincemeat (with lots of fat)
  • 1 onion
  • 2 red chillies (big ones)
  • Some salt
  • 2 spring onions
  • 3 – 4 tbspns chopped mint
  • 3 – 4 tbspns chopped parsley
  • 1 tspn cracked black pepper
  • 1 ½ tspn red chilli flaes
  • Some olive oil (for glazing)
  • 1tbspn tomato paste
  • 1 tbspn yogurt

Procedure:

-Chop onion and red chilllies and add all other ingredients to it. Mix well and keep aside for 2 hours.

-On wooden or steel skewers thread a big amount of mincemeat on its one end and grill and on a preheated BBQ until it is well done.

-Now serve it on skewer in a plate with some greek salad and tzatziki dip.

 

Afghani Tikka Boti

Afghani tikka boti is one of the famous dishes of Afghanistan… Afghan Cuisine is mostly mild and aromatic, they do not use powdered masalas like red chilli powder, etc., thats why their food is mild and scented with natural and aromatic flavors …

Ayesha's Kitchen

Ingredients:

  • ½ kg boneless beef cubes (medium sized)
  • Some tomato, onion and capsicum cubes (Optional)

MARINATION

  • 1 cup green papaya paste (for tenderization)
  • 1 cup yogurt
  • ¼ cup vinegar
  • Some salt (to taste)
  • 1 tbspn cracked black pepper
  • 1 tbspn red chilli flakes (Optional)
  • Freshly crushed powder of spices (1 big cardamom, 1 small cardamom, 2 cloves, 1 medium sized cinnamon stick)
  • 1 tbspn mint paste
  • 1 tbspn chilli paste (green chilli)
  • 1 tbspn coriander paste

FOR GLAZING

  • Some olive oil
  • some cracked black pepper

Procedure:

-In a mixing bowl add all the ingredients for marination and stir and mix. Now add beef chunks in it and keep aside (refrigerator) for 12 – 20 hours.

-Now thread the meat on the skewers and add vegetables it you want to but Afghans do not use it.

-Heat the BBQ on medium heat and grill the meat until it is well done.

-Now take it out in a plate and glaze with the mixture of black pepper and olive oil (or normal oil) and serve hot with mint coriander chutney (sauce).

Chicken Barbecue Pizza

Chicken Barbecue Pizza is a very aromatic pizza, very juicy and very tangy, try it and love it …

Ingredients:

  • Some barbecued chicken
  • One thin crust pizza dough
  • Some pizza topper
  • ½ capsicum sliced thinly
  • 1 onion thinly sliced in rings
  • ½ tomato sliced thinly
  • ¼ to ½ cup grated mozzarella cheese
  • ¼ cup grated cheddar cheese
  • 1 pinch of grated parmesan cheese
  • 4 – 6 tbspns pizza sauce
  • 2 tbspn olive oil

Procedure:

-Preheat oven to 200 degrees Celsius.

-Prepare a pizza crust, apply some olive oil on edges and then spread some pizza sauce on it. Sprinkle all the cheese and then place chicken and all the other vegetables on it.

-Top it with some pizza topper and bake For 15 minutes or until its golden or hot red.

-Slice and serve.

Outcome:

Tasty and lovely chicken barbecue pizza is ready to be served.

Ayesha's Kitchen

Ayesha's Kitchen

Tips:

-Preheat oven 30 minutes before baking.

Servings:

This will serve 2 – 4 persons easily.