3 ratings

Chicken Tawook Recipe


Chicken kabobs

This simple Lebanese grilled chicken dish is often served with grilled ground lamb kebabs and grilled vegetable. You can also serve it in a pita as a sandwich.


  • 2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves, diced
  • 4 cloves crushed garlic
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon oregano
  • ½ teaspoon white pepper
  • ½ teaspoon cayenne
  • ¼ cup heavy cream
  • Rice, for serving
  • Grilled vegetables, like peppers and onions, for serving


Preheat a grill. Mix all ingredients well and let the mixture sit for about 8 hours. Grill chicken until thoroughly cooked, about 5-8 minutes per side. Serve with rice and mixed grilled vegetables.