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Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Fajitas recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Fajitas using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by jfvaldez

Makes 4 servings



These are quick and tasty--you can use strips of beef instead of boneless chicken breast.

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Fajitas

1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon lime juice
1 garlic clove, finely minced
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon cumin
1/2 teaspoon hot pepper flakes
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 Zucchini
2 small bell peppers (green, red, or yellow)

Recipe Directions for Chicken Fajitas

  1. Slice chicken into thin strips.

  2. In bowl, mix together 1 tablespoons olive oil, lime juice, garlic, chili powder, cumin, hot pepper flakes, black pepper & salt.

  3. Add chicken strips and stir to coat, set aside.

  4. Cut your zucchini and peppers into strips.

  5. In large non stick skillet over medium high heat, heat remaining tablespoons of olive oil.

  6. Add zucchini and peppers stirring for 3-4 minutes, until softened; transfer to a bowl and set aside.

  7. Add chicken to skillet, cook, stirring for 6-7 minutes or until they lose their red color.

  8. Return zucchini and peppers to skillet; stir for about one minute.

  9. To serve, spoon a portion of the chicken mixture down the centre of each tortilla, top with your desired toppings

  10. Enjoy

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Mexican

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 212.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
298
Calories from Fat
139
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.4g
24%
Saturated Fat
3.2g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
101mg
34%
Sodium
184mg
8%
Potassium
504mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
4.9g
2%
Dietary Fiber
1.5g
6%
Sugars
2.5g
Protein
33.9g
Vitamin A 29% Vitamin C 134%
Calcium 3% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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