Flavorful Turkey Kielbasa Kebabs with Peppers and Fennel are perfect for serving a crowd at a cookout. Mix up the kebabs by swapping kielbasa for turkey sausage in a few different flavors, such as sun-dried tomato, andouille and spinach-feta. Put different flavors on each skewer so everyone gets a variety.
1/4 cup olive oil
1 clove garlic, minced
2 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme
2 tablespoons lemon juice
Salt and pepper
2 pounds turkey kielbasa, cut into 2-inch pieces
2 red bell peppers, stemmed, seeded, cut into 1-inch pieces
2 yellow bell peppers, stemmed, seeded, cut into 1-inch pieces
2 large fennel bulbs, trimmed, cut into 1-inch pieces
How to Make It
Make marinade: Combine oil, garlic, thyme, lemon juice, 1/2 tsp. salt and 1/4 tsp. pepper in a large bowl. Add kielbasa, bell peppers and fennel and toss to coat.
Preheat gas grill on high heat for 10 to 15 minutes with lid closed. Make kebabs: Leaving some space between each item and alternating, thread kielbasa, bell peppers and fennel onto 8 long or 16 short metal skewers.
Oil grill. Place kebabs on grill, reduce heat to medium-high and close lid. Grill for 5 minutes, then turn kebabs, close lid again and grill until vegetables are slightly charred and softened, about 5 minutes longer. Transfer to a platter to serve.