Grilled Chicken Fajitas
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

Dinner calls for these delicious grilled chicken fajitas!

Course: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Keyword: fajitas
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 1642 kcal
Ingredients
  • 2 boneless skinless chicken breast
  • 1 red onion sliced
  • 2 bell peppers sliced
  • 2 tablespoons fajita seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 8-10 corn tortillas
  • chopped cilantro
Instructions
  1. Place the chicken, onion, bell pepper in a resealable bag. In a small bowl, whisk together the fajita seasoning, oil and water. Pour the marinade into the bag and seal tightly. Allow the chicken to marinade in the refrigerator for 1-12 hours.
  2. Preheat the grill.
  3. Remove the chicken, onion and bell pepper from the marinade. Discard the marinade. Place the chicken, onion and bell pepper on the grill. Grill for 3-4 minutes and then turn over. Cook for an additional 4-5 minutes or until the chicken is cook through. Transfer to a platter, cover with foil and allow the chicken to rest for 5 minutes. While the chicken rests, place the tortillas on the grill and cook for 1 minute on each side. Transfer to a platter and cover with foil until ready to serve.
  4. Remove the foil and slice the chicken into 1/2 inch slices across the grain. Serve the chicken, onions and peppers with the tortillas. Top with cilantro if desired.
Nutrition Facts
Grilled Chicken Fajitas
Amount Per Serving (2 g)
Calories 1642 Calories from Fat 450
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 50g 77%
Saturated Fat 14g 70%
Cholesterol 691mg 230%
Sodium 567mg 24%
Potassium 4460mg 127%
Total Carbohydrates 34g 11%
Dietary Fiber 8g 32%
Sugars 4g
Protein 250g 500%
Vitamin A 39.8%
Vitamin C 94.6%
Calcium 22.6%
Iron 53.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.