Chicken Shawerma Recipe

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


Submitted by leen_611

Makes 4 servings



very good, you can add this to a salad also

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Shawerma

32 ounce skinless chicken breasts
3 cloves Garlic, minced
2 teaspoons Salt
1 teaspoon Pepper
1 teaspoon Ground allspice
1 teaspoon Ground cardamom
1/2 teaspoon Ground cloves
1/2 teaspoon Ground nutmeg
1 cup plain Yogurt
1/3 cup lemon juice
2 tablespoons Vinegar

Recipe Directions for Chicken Shawerma

  1. Mix all the ingredients together in a non-reactive bowl and set aside to marinate for anywhere from 1 hour to overnight. Drain and discard any excess marinade.

  2. To Broil: Heat an oven broiler to high. Spread the meat evenly in a single layer on an ovenproof pan. Set 4-6 inches under the broiler flame and broil until cooked through, 5-8 minutes. Stir halfway through to cook evenly.

  3. To Grill: Heat coals or set gas to high heat. Spread the meat in a grill basket and grill until cooked through, 5-8 minutes, turning occasionally.

  4. Serve inside folded pita bread with your choice of garnishes

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Middle Eastern, Broil, Grill, Halal

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 323.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
486
Calories from Fat
162
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
18.0g
28%
Saturated Fat
5.3g
26%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
205mg
68%
Sodium
1403mg
58%
Potassium
755mg
22%
Total Carbohydrates
8.2g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
4.9g
Protein
69.2g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 19%
Calcium 16% Iron 17%
* 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
  • Very high in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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