For this easy kabob recipe, teriyaki-marinated beef strips are grilled with sweet peppers and green onions, then served with a lively, spicy-hot peanut sauce.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
25 mins
total:
1 hr
Servings:
5
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Trim fat from meat. Thinly slice meat across grain into bite-size strips. For marinade: In medium bowl, combine 1/3 cup teriyaki sauce and 1/4 teaspoon of the hot pepper sauce. Add meat; toss gently to coat. Cover with foil and marinate in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. If using wooden skewers, soak in water for 30 minutes before using.

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  • Drain meat, reserving marinade. On wooden or metal skewers, thread meat, accordion-style, alternating with sweet pepper and green onion. Brush with marinade.

  • Grill kabobs on rack of uncovered grill directly over medium coals for 3 to 4 minutes or until meat is slightly pink in center, turning once halfway through grilling. (Or broil on unheated rack of broiler pan 4 to 5 inches from heat about 4 minutes, turning once halfway through broiling.)

  • For peanut sauce: In small saucepan, combine peanut butter, the water, 2 tablespoons teriyaki sauce, and remaining hot pepper sauce. Cook and stir over medium heat just until smooth and heated through. Serve kabobs with peanut sauce.

Nutrition Facts

220 calories; protein 23.6g 47% DV; carbohydrates 10.8g 4% DV; exchange other carbs 0.5; dietary fiber 1.6g 6% DV; sugars 5.8g; fat 9.1g 14% DV; saturated fat 3g 15% DV; cholesterol 37.7mg 13% DV; vitamin a iu 920.5IU 18% DV; vitamin c 49.1mg 82% DV; folate 33.3mcg 8% DV; calcium 53.2mg 5% DV; iron 2.1mg 12% DV; magnesium 43.1mg 15% DV; potassium 441.2mg 12% DV; sodium 427.4mg 17% DV.