Yogurt and Deschutes Marinated Chicken Skewers


1 cup plain Greek yogurt

½ cup Deschutes Lil’ Squeezy Juicy Ale

1 tsp dried crushed red peppers

1 ½ tsp sweet smoked paprika (or 1 tsp sweet and ½ tsp smoked paprika)

2 tbs tomato paste

2 tsp kosher salt

1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

4 large garlic cloves, grated with a microplane

2 1/4 pounds skinless boneless chicken (thighs or breast), cut into cubes

vegetable oil for the grill

2 tbs chopped fresh parsley



In a large bowl stir together the yogurt, Deschutes Lil’ Squeezy Juicy Ale, red pepper, paprika, tomato paste, salt, pepper, and garlic. Add the chicken cubes, stir until fully submerged and coated. Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours and up to 24.

Preheat grill to medium high.

Remove chicken from marinate and thread onto metal skewers (or presoaked wood skewers), discard marinade.

Brush the grill with oil to prevent sticking.

Grill the chicken skewers on each side until cooked through, about 5 minutes per side.

Sprinkle with chopped parsley before serving, if desired.