Grilled Pesto Chicken Skewers

Are you ready for the easiest Grilled Pesto Chicken Skewers of your dreams? To make these pesto grilled chicken skewers all you need is 2 ingredients and a grill, so let’s go!

  • Prep Time: 40 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
Author: Linley Richter
Yield: 4 1x
Category: Dinner
Method: Grill
Cuisine: American


  • 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • ½ cup of homemade pesto (or any kind of pesto)


  1. Preheat the grill to 350ºF and lay down a piece of tin foil.*
  2. Next, prep chicken by slicing into 1 to 1.5 inch chunks. Transfer diced chicken into a large bowl.
  3. Pour pesto into the bowl with the chicken and stir until all of the chicken chunks are covered in pesto.
  4. Slide chicken breast onto skewers. You’ll be able to make 5-6 skewers. Place skewers onto aluminum foil on the grill and close grill over.
  5. Grill at 350º for about 30 minutes flipping the skewers every 10 minutes.


  • *You can also bake these in the oven at 350ºF on a greased baking sheet


  • Serving Size: 1/4
  • Calories: 275
  • Sugar: 0
  • Fat: 15
  • Fiber: 0
  • Protein: 37


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