Chicken Fajita (Delicious and Colorful fajitas recipe)

Chicken Fajita, we will introduce a recipe for "fajitas" that is popular in Mexican cuisine! The spicy flavor that hits your nose and the delicious flavor of the meat make it an addictive dish. Chicken Fajita consist of grilled or sautted chicken strips, bell paper and onions. It is easy to make, just mix and stir-fry, so please give it a try💕 It's pretty close to our taste.

 

Chicken Fajita

 

I think people who like chicken dishes, or even those who don't, will love chicken fajitas. It becomes even more delicious with the vegetables it contains. Fajitas made with julienne chicken strips and vegetables are normally made with veal, but nowadays it is also served with chicken or shrimp.

    Chicken Fajita

    Fajita, which means "the best part of the meat" in Spanish, is a dish served with tortilla breads made from wheat or corn flour. Chicken Fajita recipes, which originally used tenderloin meat cut in julienne, can now be prepared with chicken , seafood or mixed.you can also try chicken Manchurian, chicken jalfrezi, chicken chow mein that are delicious and easy to make.

    It is important for them to be compatible with each other, the vegetables and the meat to be used are julienne and sauteed quickly on high heat. It is also served with creamy sauces such as Guacamole sauces. Enjoy your meal!

     Which country's dish is fajita?

     Fajita is a dish belonging to Tex-Mex cuisine. In other words, it came from Texas and Mexican cuisine and came to our place. It is normally made with beef. It is usually served with tortillas.

     Chicken Fajita Recipe

    If you live alone at home or want to make an easy, satisfying and delicious recipe for yourself, come on. Let us introduce you to the simplified version of fajita, one of the most popular flavors of Mexican cuisine. You need easy-to-find ingredients for this recipe. Lavish, chicken breast, and a few couple of  peppers to add some flavor color and variety. You can likewise utilize chicken, mutton or beef steak for the recipe. If all this is ready, we can take you to the kitchen to prepare a one-person feast. Introducing the delicious chicken fajita recipe!

    •  Servings: 3 to 4 Persons
    •  Total time: 35 minutes, Preparation: 20 minutes, Cooking: 15minutes
    • Calories:  for 1 portion 352/ kcal
    • Course: Main Course
    •  Cuisine: Mexican

    Ingredients for Chicken Fajita Recipe

     Chicken section;

    •  500 grams boneless skinless chicken breast, thinly sliced 
    •  3-4 cloves of finely crushed garlic
    •  2 tablespoons of soy sauce
    • 1 teaspoon oregano
    • 1 teaspoon cumin
    •  1/2 teaspoon red powdered pepper
    • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
    • 1/2  teaspoon salt 
    • 3 tablespoons of oil
    • juice of 1 lime
    • Tortillas

     For the vegetable part;

    •   2 medium sized onions
    •  3-4 green peppers
    •  2  red  peppers
    •   2 tablespoons of oil
    •  1/2 teaspoon salt
    •  1/2 teaspoon black pepper

     How to Make Chicken Fajita Recipe?

      Let's see how to make chicken fajita? To answer the question; :)

    Step: 1 Chicken marination

    In a bowl, combine the sliced chicken with soy sauce, crushed garlic, oregano, cumin, red powdered pepper, black pepper, oil and salt. mix everything together until the chicken is well coated and rest in the fridge for a few hours. It will be better if it is rested. If you don't have time, you can cook it immediately.

    Step:2 Prepare vegetables

    While the chicken is marinating, assemble the vegetables. Cut down the onion and bell pepper into thin slice.

    Step:3 Cook chicken

    Warm a large skillet or pan over medium to high intensity. Add the marinated chicken into the hot pan and cook until the chicken turns into brown color tone and cook through around 5 to 6 minutes. Turn it with a light spatula.. Remove the cook chicken from the pan and set it a side.

    Step:3 Cook Vegetables

      In the similar pan, add a bit more oil if necessary. Add the cut onions and sliced bell peppers and add a little bit salt and black pepper. Cook until they are tender but still have a slight crunch, about 5 minutes.

    Step:4 Combine Chicken and Vegetables

     Now add the cooked chicken to the skillet with the vegetables. Toss everything together and cook for an additional 2-3 minutes to heat through and allow the flavors to meld. Squeeze the lime juice over the mixture and stir well. fajitas is ready.

    Step:5 Serving

     Warm the tortillas in a dry skillet or microwave. Spoon the chicken and vegetables mixture in the warm tortillas and add your favorite topping such a salsa, guacamole and shredder cheese. Roll up the tortillas, and you are ready to enjoy  your delicious homemade chicken fajita.

     Tips for Chicken Fajita Recipe

    •  Chop all ingredients in equal size julienne. In this way, you ensure that all the ingredients are cooked in the same time.
    •  The more you marinate your chicken, the more delicious it will be. Therefore, after adding everything to the chicken, you should rest it in the fridge for 1-2 hours.
    •  For the tortilla dough, we recommend the flour tortilla, which is made from wheat flour.

     Serving suggestions  

    •  Chicken Fajita served with tortilla breads made from wheat or corn flour.
    •   It is also served with creamy sauces Guacamole which include avocado.  

    Cooking Suggestion for Chicken Fajita Recipe

    You can add the spices you want to the marinade mix. You can also use yellow bell pepper in terms of color variety.

    For fajita spice mix, you can prepare it more practically by purchasing a packaged spice mix.

    Conclusion 

    Chicken fajita are delicious and versatile that brings together vibrant flavor and texture. The combination of seasoning and chicken with colorful bell peppers and onions create a mouthwatering experience. Whether served with tortillas, over rice or as a part of salad, chicken fajita offers a satisfying and enjoyable meal for individuals and gatherings. Try this delicious and colorful recipe and express your opinion in comment section.

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