These skewers make a tasty appetizer course, allowing 2 to 3 skewers per person on small plates. Feel free to grill the skewers—about 1 minute per side over medium-high heat—instead of broiling.

Recipe by Coastal Living April 2012

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Credit: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Linda Hirst

Recipe Summary

chill:
30 mins
broil:
3 mins
total:
41 mins
prep:
8 mins
Yield:
Makes 4 to 6 appetizer servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Stir together first 5 ingredients in a medium bowl; set aside 2 tablespoons. Add tuna to remaining marinade, stirring gently to mix. Cover tuna mixture, and refrigerate 30 minutes to 1 hour, stirring once or twice.

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  • Soak bamboo skewers in cold water at least 30 minutes.

  • Preheat broiler, and place top rack about 4 inches below element. Thread tuna and mango cubes onto skewers. Arrange skewers on a rimmed baking sheet, and brush with marinade.

  • Broil 2 minutes. Turn skewers, and broil 1 to 2 more minutes or until tuna reaches medium, with just a bit of pink remaining at the centers. Arrange skewers on plates; drizzle evenly with reserved 2 tablespoons marinade.

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