Fresh Chicken Fajitas

No need to go out for delicious fajitas when you can make this spirited version, with lime-scented chicken and fresh and sautéed veggies wrapped in flour tortillas.

  • prep time 50 min
  • total time
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 4

Ingredients

1/4
cup fresh lime juice
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
teaspoon ground oregano
1/2
teaspoon cumin
1
garlic clove, minced
1
lb. chicken tenders
1
tablespoon oil
2
medium onions, thinly sliced
2
medium red or green bell peppers, cut into thin bite-sized strips
8
(8-inch) flour tortillas
2
cups shredded or torn lettuce
1
cup cherry tomatoes, halved
1
cup Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky salsa
  • 1 In medium nonmetal bowl, combine lime juice, salt, oregano, cumin and garlic; mix well. Add chicken tenders; stir to coat. Let stand 15 minutes.
  • 2 Meanwhile, heat oil in 12-inch skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add onions and bell peppers; cook and stir until crisp-tender. Move vegetables to side of skillet.
  • 3 Remove chicken from marinade; add to skillet. Discard marinade. If necessary, add additional oil to skillet. Cook and stir about 8 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink in center.
  • 4 Meanwhile, heat oven to 350°F. Wrap tortillas in foil. Heat at 350°F. for 10 to 12 minutes or until warm.
  • 5 To serve, fill warm tortillas with chicken, onions, bell peppers, lettuce, tomatoes and salsa; fold over.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1/4 of Recipe
    Calories
    495
    (
    Calories from Fat
    125),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    14g
    14%
    (Saturated Fat
    3g,
    3%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    70mg
    70%;
    Sodium
    1060mg
    1060%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    64g
    64%
    (Dietary Fiber
    7g
    7%
      Sugars
    11g
    11%
    ),
    Protein
    35g
    35%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    88%;
    Vitamin C
    100%;
    Calcium
    16%;
    Iron
    30%;
    Exchanges:
    2 1/2 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Vegetable; 3 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    4
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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