Grilled Greek Chicken Sandwiches

A pita sandwich stuffed with chicken and fresh veggies has a side of tangy cucumber sauce for dipping.

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  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 2
 

Ingredients

Cucumber Sauce

1/4
cup Yoplait® Original Fat Free plain yogurt
1/3
cup finely chopped seeded cucumber
1
medium green onion, sliced (1 tablespoon)
1
teaspoon grated lemon peel
Dash salt and pepper

Sandwiches

2
teaspoons lemon juice
1
teaspoon olive or vegetable oil
1/4
teaspoon dried oregano leaves
2
boneless skinless chicken breasts
1
pita (pocket) bread (6 inch), cut in half to form pockets
1
small tomato, sliced
2
thin slices red onion

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In small bowl, mix sauce ingredients; set aside. (Sauce may become watery if it stands longer than 30 minutes.)
  • 2 In another small bowl, mix lemon juice, oil and oregano. Brush lemon mixture over chicken, coating all sides. If desired, sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • 3 Place chicken on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 15 to 20 minutes, turning once, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F). Wrap pita halves in foil; place on grill 1 to 2 minutes or until warm.
  • 4 Place chicken, tomato and onion inside pita pockets. Top with sauce, or serve sauce on the side for dipping.
  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In small bowl, mix sauce ingredients; set aside. (Sauce may become watery if it stands longer than 30 minutes.)
  • 2 In another small bowl, mix lemon juice, oil and oregano. Brush lemon mixture over chicken, coating all sides. If desired, sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • 3 Place chicken on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 15 to 20 minutes, turning once, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F). Wrap pita halves in foil; place on grill 1 to 2 minutes or until warm.
  • 4 Place chicken, tomato and onion inside pita pockets. Top with sauce, or serve sauce on the side for dipping.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

The creamy cucumber sauce also makes a tasty topper for grilled fish or turkey.

To broil chicken, place on broiler pan; broil 4 to 6 inches from heat using times above as a guide, turning once.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Sandwich
Calories
290
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
7%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
75mg
75%;
Sodium
340mg
340%;
Total Carbohydrate
23g
23%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
7g
7%
),
Protein
33g
33%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
15%;
Vitamin C
15%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 4 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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