Chicken & Fruit Kabobs with Mustard-Leek Sauce

Categorized as: Appetizers, Fruit, Meat
Makes 4 servings.


1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast
2 small bananas
3 medium peaches, pitted
3 medium plums, pitted
Vegetable cooking spray
Curry powder
Mustard-Leek Sauce


1. Cut chicken into 1-inch pieces; cut each piece of fruit into 8 pieces. Thread chicken and fruit on 16 small wood or metal skewers; spray with cooking spray and sprinkle lightly with curry powder.
2. Grill kabobs over medium coals, or broil 6-inches from heat source, until chicken is done, 6 to 8 minutes, turning once. Arrange kabobs on serving plates; spoon Mustard-Leek Sauce over.

Mustard-Leek Sauce


1 cup chopped leeks or green onions and tops
2 teaspoons olive or vegetable oil
1 cup chicken broth
3 tablespoons Dijon-style mustard
2 teaspoons distilled white vinegar
¼ teaspoon curry powder
¼ teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1 tablespoon cornstarch
2 tablespoons cold water
2 tablespoons Equal® Spoonful™


1. Saute leeks in oil until tender in small saucepan. Stir in chicken broth, mustard, vinegar, curry powder and pepper; heat to boiling.
2. Mix cornstarch and water; stir into boiling mixture. Boil, stirring constantly, until thickened, about 1 minute. Remove from heat; let stand 2 to 3 minutes. Stir in Equal® Spoonful™.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories 180
Protein 14g
Carbohydrates 25g
Fat 4g
Cholesterol 32mg
Sodium 208mg

Food Exchanges: 1½ Lean Meat, 1 Fruit, ½ Starch

Additional comments:

Recipe provided courtesy of Merisant Corporation ® and the NutraSweet Company, makers of Equal®. provides many fine recipes for diabetic diets. Since its online debut in 1999, has become one of the more popular and largest cooking and recipe sites on the Internet.

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