Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe

AUTHENTIC CHICKEN FAJITA RECIPE

Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe is an easy and flavorful meal. A little sweet, a little smoky, and with just a hint of spice. A classic Mexican recipe juicy chicken is homemade seasoned

cooked to perfection then tossed with sauteed bell peppers and onions. A squeeze of fresh lime adds a punch of flavor and the chicken fajitas are served with warm tortillas and toppings.

Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe

CHICKEN FAJITA INGREDIENTS

All you need is chicken, bell pepper, onion, lime juice, and spices, plus tortillas and your favorite toppings. All you need is chicken, bell pepper, onion sliced, lime juice, and spices, plus tortillas and your favorite toppings. one-pan recipe and in less than 20 minutes, your tasty meal ready.

HOMEMADE FAJITA SEASONING

  • Mix Italian herbs
  • Garlic powder
  • paprika powder
  • Black pepper powder
  • salt
  • First chicken marination with salt, paprika powder, garlic powder, black pepper powder, mix Italian herbs, mix well and marination time 20 min.
Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe

HOW TO MAKE Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe

  • In a large cast-iron or another heavy skillet,  add 2 tbsp oil, once oil hot add all vegetable slices stay fry 3 to 4 min.just crunchy soft add pinch of salt mix and take it out on all another plate. ( NOT OVERCOOK )
  • In the same pan add 2 tbsp oil, add all marinated chicken stay fry 7 to 8 min. high flame.
  • Once chicken fajita is cooked, add all stay fry vegetable mix all together, add half fresh lime juice mix well. flame off.
  • ASSEMBLING
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  • Place the Tortilla wraps on the cutting board, add in fajita chicken with vegetable, spread homemade sauce on top. and fold just like a wrap.  I am using panini press grill, add one by one chicken fajita wraps and press, just grill 2 to 3 min. ready to eat.
  • DIP OR SAUCE RECIPE
  • 4 tbsp mayonnaise
  • Half cup sour cream 
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper powder
  • 2 pinch salt
  • In a mixing bowl add 4 tbsp mayo, half cup sour cream, add all spices powder mix. make a smooth sauce.
  • Optional: Shredded cheddar cheese, taco sauce, salsa, guacamole, and sour cream
AUTHENTIC CHICKEN FAJITA RECIPE

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Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe

Authentic Chicken Fajita Recipe
  • Author: Benazir’s kitchen
  • Prep Time: 6
  • Cook Time: 20
  • Total Time: 26
  • Category: Lunch
  • Method: Cooking
  • Cuisine: Mexican
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Ingredients

  • 1 Kg boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into thin strips
  • 1 tsp mix Italian herbs
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp paprika powder
  • 1 tsp black pepper powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 red capsicum pepper, julienned
  • 1 yellow capsicum pepper, julienned
  •   1 red onion thinly sliced
  • Half fresh lime juice
  • 6 flour tortillas (8 inches), warmed
  • 4 tablespoons canola oil, divided
  • Dip or sauce recipe

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    4 tbsp mayonnaise

  • Half cup sour cream 
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper powder
  • 2 pinch salt
  • In a mixing bowl add 4 tbsp mayo, half cup sour cream, add all spices powder mix. make a smooth sauce.
  • Optional: Shredded cheddar cheese, taco sauce, salsa, guacamole and sour cream

Instructions

  • First chicken marination with salt, paprika powder, garlic powder, black pepper powder, mix Italian herbs, mix well and marination time 20 min.
  • In a large cast-iron or other heavy skillet,  add 2 tbsp oil, once oil hot add all vegetables slices stay fry 3 to 4 min.just crunchy soft add pinch of salt mix and take it out on all another plate. ( NOT OVERCOOK )
  • In a same pan add 2 tbsp oil, add all marinated chicken stay fry 7 to 8 min. high flame.
  • Once chicken fajita is cooked, add all stay fry vegetable mix all together, add half fresh lime juice mix well. flame off.
  • Assembling

  • Place the Tortilla wraps on the cutting board, add in fajita chicken with vegetable, spread homemade sauce on top. and fold just like wrap.  I am using panini press grill, add one by one chicken fajita wraps and press, just grill 2 to 3 min. ready to eat.

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Benazir's kitchen

Hi, my name is Benazir I live in the United Kingdom. My hobby and passion making Asian traditional family recipes for masala ( spice mix ) blend .all recipe is my own recipe very tasty and its easy to cook some of my recipes are from my mum its too tasty .my kids and my husband like my food. you should try at home.

Cooking has always been my passion .when I was a little girl I love to cook, spending hours in the kitchen with my mother, making a mess but delicious traditional Pakistani recipes, using authentic, seasonal, fresh ingredients and preparing everything from scratch. Today I am still that same girl playing in the kitchen;

I like to experiment with different tastes and textures, tingling from the Asian culinary culture to create my own personal recipes. However, I try to remain faithful to the authentic traditions, flavors, and ingredients.

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