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Lime Chicken Fajitas


Serves: 8

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cooking Time: 8 minutes

Difficulty: Easy

Comments

You can add mushrooms to this as well, and add extra fiber and vitamins without adding much calories and carbs!

Ingredients

1 1/2 pounds chicken breast, boneless and skinless

2 pepper(s), bell, red, or yellow or green (medium), sliced

1 onion(s), red, sliced

2 tomato(es), medium, sliced

8 tortillas, whole wheat 7 inch

3 tablespoons olive oil

4 tablespoons lime(s), juice only

3 tablespoon(s) cilantro, fresh, chopped

1 teaspoon honey

1 teaspoon cumin, ground

1/2 teaspoon garlic, bottled minced

1/2 teaspoon chili powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon pepper, black, ground, to taste

Preparation

Preparation: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. For marinade, combine olive oil, garlic, honey, lime juice, cumin, chili powder and cilantro in a large zip lock bag. Clean, seed and slice the peppers and onions and add to the zip loc bag. Slice chicken breasts long ways in about 1/2 inch wide strips, add to the zip lock and mix well. Wrap tortillas in foil and bake until warm for about 12 minutes. Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Saute chicken mixture for about 7 minutes, stirring often until done. Serve on warm tortillas. Add optional sliced tomatoes.

Nutrition

Per Serving About: 310 calories, 10 g fat, 1.5 g saturated fat, 0 g trans fat, 45 mg cholesterol, 22 g protein, 29 g carbohydrates, 4 g dietary fiber, 360 mg sodium, Exchanges: 1.5 starch, 1 vegetable, 2 lean meat, 1 fat Carb Choices: 2


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