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Chicken Shawarma Recipe

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


Submitted by sudemers

Makes 4 servings



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Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Shawarma

2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1 teaspoon curry powder
2 teaspoons extravirgin olive oil
3/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
3 garlic cloves, minced
1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast, cut into 16 (3-inch) strips
1/2 cup plain yogurt
2 tablespoons tahini
2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 garlic clove, minced
1 Cooking spray
4 pitas
1 cup chopped romaine lettuce
8 tomato slices

Recipe Directions for Chicken Shawarma

  1. . Preheat grill to medium-high heat.

  2. 2. To prepare chicken, combine first 6 ingredients in a medium bowl. Add chicken to bowl; toss well to coat. Let stand at room temperature 20 minutes.

  3. 3. To prepare sauce, combine yogurt and next 4 ingredients (through 1 garlic clove), stirring with a whisk.

  4. 4. Thread 2 chicken strips onto each of 8 (12-inch) skewers. Place kebabs on a grill rack coated with cooking spray; grill 4 minutes on each side or until done.

  5. 5. Place pitas on grill rack; grill 1 minute on each side or until lightly toasted. Place 1 pita on each of 4 plates; top each serving with 1/4 cup lettuce and 2 tomato slices. Top each serving with 4 chicken pieces; drizzle each serving with 2 tablespoons sauce.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 273.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
380
Calories from Fat
94
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.4g
16%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
68mg
23%
Sodium
1123mg
47%
Potassium
302mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
41.0g
14%
Dietary Fiber
2.9g
12%
Sugars
4.3g
Protein
32.4g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 17%
Calcium 16% Iron 16%
* 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+
    Bad points
  • High in sodium
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