For the Love of Cooking|
Recipes and Resources for Making Great Food
May We Recommend
+ Add to Shopping List
Sizzling Chicken Fajitas
Rate this Recipe
Highly flavorful and incredibly easy.
|2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, halved|
|1 red bell pepper, cut into strips|
|1 green bell pepper, cut into strips|
|1 red onion, sliced|
|1/4 cup fresh lime juice|
|1 tablespoon minced garlic|
|1/2 teaspoon salt|
|1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper|
|5 tablespoons vegetable oil|
|8 flour tortillas, 6-inch|
- Combine 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, lime juice, garlic, salt and pepper in a small bowl. After well mixed, pour into a baking dish. Place chicken in baking dish, coat with mixture. Cover and refrigerate at least 30 minutes or up to 1 hour.
- Preheat oven to 350° F.
- Wrap tortillas in foil. Heat in oven until warmed through, about 10 minutes. Turn oven off. Leave tortillas in oven.
- Heat 2 tablespoons of vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion and saute 3 minutes. Add bell peppers and saute for 4-5 minutes, until vegetables are tender-crisp. Season with salt and pepper. Transfer vegetables to bowl and tent with foil to keep warm. Do not clean skillet. Heat remaining 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil in same skillet over medium-high heat.
- Remove chicken from marinade and place in skillet. Cook for 3 minutes per side. Season with salt and pepper. Cut chicken into strips. Combine with vegetables. Divide vegetable and chicken mixture in warmed tortillas to create fajitas.
See Other Recipes Like This
Simple Recipes for Fantastic Meals
Delicious meals for the cold weather. They're hearty enough to keep you going, and will satisfy even the hungriest appetite. Whether you're craving beef, pork or chicken, we have you covered. Try a few of these recipes and add them to your collection. Making a wholesome filling meal doesn't have to be hard. View Recipes >
Fantastic Baking Ideas for the Holidays
Looking to bake something other than plain sugar cookies for the holidays? Check out these fantastic baking ideas! View Recipes >