You can make the dipping sauce and add the chicken to the marinade before you leave for work in the morning, so you only need to skewer the chicken and grill when you get home.

Laraine Perri
This Story Originally Appeared On cookinglight.com

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Justin Walker; Styling: Carla Gonzalez-Hart

Recipe Summary

hands-on:
18 mins
total:
2 hrs 18 mins
Yield:
Serves 4 (serving size: 2 skewers, 3 tablespoons sauce, 6 cucumber slices, and 1 lime wedge)
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine 1/2 cup coconut milk, 1 tablespoon juice, and next 5 ingredients (through garlic) in a large zip-top plastic bag. Add chicken; seal. Refrigerate 2 hours.

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  • Bring remaining 2 tablespoons coconut milk, 1/3 cup water, almond butter, hoisin, and Sriracha to a boil in a saucepan over medium-high heat; cook for 1 minute. Stir in remaining 1 teaspoon juice.

  • Remove chicken from marinade; discard marinade. Thread 3 chicken pieces onto each of 8 (8-inch) skewers. Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat; coat with cooking spray. Add chicken; cook 2 minutes on each side or until done. Serve with sauce, cucumber, and lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts

224 calories; fat 8.9g; saturated fat 1.5g; mono fat 3.5g; poly fat 1.6g; protein 26g; carbohydrates 10g; fiber 1g; cholesterol 73mg; iron 1mg; sodium 564mg; calcium 47mg.