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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 strlw

Makes 4 servings



Shawarma is a Middle Eastern dish of garlicky meat or poultry served on pitas."

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Shawarma

2 tbls fresh lemon juice
1 tsp curry powder
2 tsp olive oil
3/4 tsp salt
1/2 tsp cumin
3 tsp garlic
16 oz

Recipe Directions for Chicken Shawarma

  1. Combine all the seasoning in a large bowl (ziplock bag). Add chicken; toss well to coat. Let stand at room temperature for 20 minutes (I put mine in the fridge for about 2 hours because I was getting everything ready early)

  2. Cook chicken (grilled or in a pan on the stove) until done, about 4 minutes per side

Categories

Main Dish, Middle Eastern

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 127.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
139
Calories from Fat
35
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.9g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
66mg
22%
Sodium
743mg
31%
Potassium
30mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
1.8g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
25.6g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 1% Iron 6%
* 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
C-
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • Very high in sodium
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