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Shwarma Chicken

MADELEINE COCINA
17Ingredients
45Minutes
500Calories

Description

Shwarma is a tantalizing dish that is packed with aromatic flavors. This traditional dish is served either over rice or in a pita. Ingredients for this recipe include boneless skinless chicken breasts, paprika, ground cumin, ground cayenne pepper, garlic salt, lime, garlic, ground black pepper, olive oil, cooking spray, onions, green bell pepper, pita bread, and light sour cream. Fix the meat ahead of time and it is a perfect hearty lunch or quick dinner.

Ingredients

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  • 2 skinless boneless chicken breasts (medium)
  • 1 tablespoon paprika (ground)
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon ground cayenne
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 lime
  • 1 clove garlic (minced)
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • cooking spray
  • 1 onion (cut into half-moons)
  • 1 green bell pepper (julienned)
  • 2 pita breads
  • 1/3 cup light sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 lime
  • salt and ground black pepper
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    Directions

    1. Mix the paprika, cumin, cayenne, garlic salt, lime juice, garlic, olive oil, and pepper together. Marinate the chicken in this mixture for approximately 15 minutes.
    2. Heat cooking spray in a skillet and brown the chicken on both sides. Remove from skillet and let cool. Cut into thin diagonal slices.
    3. Spray the skillet with cooking spray and saute the onion and pepper, stirring constantly and scraping the bits left from the chicken.
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    NutritionView More

    500Calories
    Sodium21% DV500mg
    Fat28% DV18g
    Protein71% DV36g
    Carbs20% DV61g
    Fiber48% DV12g
    Calories500Calories from Fat160
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat18g28%
    Saturated Fat5g25%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol90mg30%
    Sodium500mg21%
    Potassium1090mg31%
    Protein36g71%
    Calories from Fat160
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate61g20%
    Dietary Fiber12g48%
    Sugars7g14%
    Vitamin A70%
    Vitamin C150%
    Calcium15%
    Iron25%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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