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grilled turkey kabobs on a grey plate with slaw and radishes in the background.
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Grilled herb turkey kabobs

These grilled herb turkey kabobs are perfect for summer BBQs or indoor grilling for all the family. A simple but flavourful marinade is used, that is very simple to make. The recipe makes 4 kabobs.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Time to marinate (optional)2 hrs
Total Time2 hrs 40 mins
Course: Dinner, Party food
Cuisine: American, British
Servings: 4 kabobs
Author: Claire


  • 1 lb turkey breast fillets diced into bite-size pieces
  • 1 red bell pepper diced into chunks
  • ½ zucchini diced into chunks

For the marinade


  • Make the marinade by combining the ingredients in a container or bowl that can be sealed. Stir well.
  • Add the diced turkey to the container and stir well to coat in the marinade. Set aside in the fridge for up to two hours (optional).
  • Preheat the grill and line a baking tray with parchment paper. Thread the turkey and vegetables onto your skewers. Grill for 20 minutes or until the turkey is cooked through with an internal temperature of 165F. Cook time will vary depending upon the size of the turkey pieces and/or, if you are grilling outdoors, the temperature of your BBQ.


  • Adjust the amount of herbs to taste. You can always add more for extra 'herby' flavour.
  • Cut the turkey into roughly similar size pieces so they cook evenly.
  • My low histamine readers may wish to cook the kabobs straight away, rather than leaving them to marinate.
Swiss Interest Group Histamine Intolerance (SIGHI) food compatibility list for histamine
All ingredients score 0 on the SIGHI list, with the exception of:
  • apple cider vinegar, which scores 1.
  • garlic, which scores 1.
  • black pepper, which scores 2.
  • coriander, if using, scores 0 with a ? as a liberator. It has a note 'only small amounts are well tolerated'.