Pineapple Teriyaki Sauce

Summer is the perfect time of year to try new BBQ recipes! I wouldn’t call myself a “grill master” but you can’t really go wrong with this easy Pineapple Teriyaki Sauce and Chicken Kebabs.

Teriyaki Chicken and Veggie Kabobs

We’ve made this homemade sauce you can use as a marinade and dipping sauce.  Get creative and add your favorite grilling vegetables and meat.



Bell Peppers

Red Onion

Pineapple Chunks



Olive oil

Wooden Skewers

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce

1 cup water

5 tablespoons brown sugar

1 tablespoon honey

¼ cup soy sauce

1 clove garlic, minced

1 teaspoon sesame seeds

1 Tablespoon cornstarch

¼ cup water

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce

In a small sauce pan combine 1 cup water, brown sugar, honey, soy sauce and garlic. Mix over medium heat. In a small bowl combine cornstarch and ¼ cup water. Add to the saucepan and stir until sauce thickens. Once the teriyaki sauce is a good consistency remove from heat. Pour teriyaki sauce into a mason jar and store in the fridge.

Optional: Add 1 teaspoon of sesame seeds

Teriyaki Chicken and Veggie Kabobs

Teriyaki Chicken and Veggie Kabobs

Cut chicken into cubes and marinate overnight in some of the homemade teriyaki sauce.

Chop the red onion and bell peppers into larger pieces and toss in olive oil, salt and pepper. Slide the marinated chicken onto the wooden skewer, then onion, bell pepper and pineapple. Repeat until the skewers are full.

Teriyaki Chicken and Veggie Kabobs

Place the skewers on the grill and brush with teriyaki sauce. Cook at 350℉ until chicken is cooked through. Rotate the kabobs halfway through cooking and basting with the sauce. 

Teriyaki Chicken and Veggie Kabobs

Any leftover meat and veggies you can wrap up in foil and place on grill too!

Serve kabobs with homemade teriyaki sauce and our cilantro lime riced cauliflower!  Do you have some delicious BBQ recipes? Share your recipes on the Ella and Annie Facebook page and/or tag #ellaandannie!

Happy Grilling!


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