We love Fajitas.. all kinds.. and Chicken Fajitas rank right up there…. Fajitas are so easy to make… you can have supper on the table in under 30 minutes.
I make my own seasoning and keep it in an airtight jar.. It’s a great seasoning to use for so many things. Click here for the recipe.
I love yellow and red peppers.. their flavor is much lighter and balances out the strong flavor of the green pepper… use any combination you prefer.
Sweet onions are really good with this.. but if you have yellow onions.. they will work well also.
If you don’t have a cast iron skillet.. any skillet will work. The advantage of a cast iron skillet is that it can get the Fajitas sizzling hot.
The chicken breasts I used were huge… so my chicken was in chunks more than strips.. use whatever you have available.
This recipe doubles easily.
This recipe is delicious over rice also.. if you don’t want to use the tortillas.
Recipe: Chicken Fajitas
All you need:
1 pound boneless chicken breasts, cut into strips or chunks
2-3 tablespoons Fajita Seasoning
1 tablespoon olive oil
½ cup water
Bell pepper(s) cut into strips
1 medium onion, sliced
All you have to do:
Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
Add 1 pound chicken or beef and cook until meat is completely cooked (no longer pink) and drain off excess fat.
Add 1/2 cup water and 2-3 tablespoons of Fajita Seasoning and stir well.
Add 1 bell pepper (cut into strips) and 1 medium onion (thinly sliced).. cook 2-3 minutes until vegetables are tender but still have a little crisp to them.
Serve with tortillas... toppings include sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese, cut-up tomatoes, chopped green onion and guacamole.
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