Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Food and Recipes

Chicken Shawarma with savoury yoghurt sauce: RECIPE

Chicken Shawarma

Shawarma is a Middle Eastern dish of garlicky meat or poultry served on pitas. This chicken version is flavored with a savoury yoghurt sauce. This quick and easy chicken recipe is one the whole family will love. It adds some flair to the usual, plain grilled chicken. This chicken will also make the perfect next-day lunch.

Chicken: 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon curry powder 2 teaspoons extravirgin olive oil 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast, cut into 16 (3-inch) strips Sauce: 1/2 cup plain 2% reduced-fat Greek yogurt (such as Fage) 2 tablespoons tahini 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 garlic clove, minced Remaining ingredients: Cooking spray 4 (6-inch) pitas 1 cup chopped romaine lettuce 8 (1/4-inch-thick) tomato slices

Chicken Shawarma
How to Make It
Step 1
Preheat grill to medium-high heat.

Step 2
To prepare chicken, combine first 6 ingredients in a medium bowl. Add chicken to bowl; toss well to coat. Let stand at room temperature 20 minutes.

Step 3
To prepare sauce, combine yogurt and next 4 ingredients (through 1 garlic clove), stirring with a whisk.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Step 4
Thread 2 chicken strips onto each of 8 (12-inch) skewers. Place kebabs on a grill rack coated with cooking spray; grill 4 minutes on each side or until done.

Step 5
Place pitas on grill rack; grill 1 minute on each side or until lightly toasted. Place 1 pita on each of 4 plates; top each serving with 1/4 cup lettuce and 2 tomato slices. Top each serving with 4 chicken pieces; drizzle each serving with 2 tablespoons sauce.

Source: Spar

Also, read

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

This is how to make Spicy chicken livers: RECIPE

Warm Butternut and Sweet Potato Salad: RECIPE

Butter Chicken with spicy rice: RECIPE


You May Also Like

Health and Beauty

On May 28, 2024, coinciding with International Menstrual Hygiene Day, the I_Menstruate Movement initiated a vital crowdfunding campaign on BackaBuddy to address the pressing issue of period poverty...

Sports News

Johannesburg, 12 June 2024 – TCL, one of the dominant players in the global television industry and a leading consumer electronics brand, continues to strengthen...


Born Into Fame is now streaming on Showmax,  Born Into Fame is a Showmax Original reality show that is an all-access look at the...

South African News

The Deputy President of the United Democratic Movement (UDM), Nqabayomzi Kwankwa, has been abducted and subsequently rescued in Cape Town, according to UDM leader...

Copyright © 2020 ZoxPress Theme. Theme by MVP Themes, powered by WordPress.