Classic Garlic Lime Chicken Fajitas

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Oh, I was thinking about this Classic Garlic Lime Chicken Fajitas recipe that I obtained while grocery shopping and I just had to share the deliciousness.

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It is very simple and tasty. Even you’ve never seen it and would like to try, whip up a batch today!

 

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Classic Garlic and Lime Chicken Fajitas
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Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: Mexican
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Serves: 8
 
Savory Chicken Fajitas with garlic and lime
Ingredients
  • ¼ cup each lime and orange juices
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1½ lbs boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into thin strips
  • 1 medium green or red bell pepper, cut into thin strips
  • 1 medium onion, thinly sliced
  • 8 flour tortillas (8-inch)
  • Seasonings:
  • 1 tsp. minced garlic
  • 1 tsp. minced onions
  • ¾ tsp. ground cumin
  • ¾ tsp. oregano leaves
  • ½ tsp. cilantro leaves
  • ½ tsp. coarse ground black pepper
Instructions
  1. MIX juices, oil, all of the Spices and salt in small bowl. Reserve ¼ cup of the marinade. Place chicken in large resealable plastic bag or glass dish. Add remaining marinade; turn to coat well. Refrigerate 30 minutes or longer for extra flavor. (optional)
  2. COOK and stir chicken in large heated skillet on medium-high heat 3 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove from skillet. Add bell pepper, onion and reserved marinade; cook and stir 5 minutes or until tender. Return chicken to skillet. Cook 2 to 3 minutes or until heated through.
  3. SPOON chicken mixture into warmed tortillas. Serve with assorted toppings, if desired.
Notes
Recipe courtesy of McCormick. Shared to expand the deliciousness!

Have you tried this recipe before? How will you be enjoying this classic fajita recipe? Please share your comments and pics! ~Miranda

Miranda Simon

Miranda Simon is a self-driven entrepreneur and lifelong foodie who combines her unshakable work ethic and love of great food to empower people to be the best version of themselves. Personality-wise, she considers herself to be like Louisiana Hot Sauce; bold in her demeanor and direct in how she communicates. Currently, she strives to inspire others through her various ventures, including but not limited to Living Every Bite Podcast (exclusively on iTunes!), a travel business, and The Living Diet. When she isn’t cooking or hard at work, she devotes her time to her loved ones. Miranda is married to her husband of over 16 years and is the awe-inspiring stay-at-home mom of seven beautiful children whom she home-schools.