Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas

shared by Jennifer in Chicken, Mexican

Chicken Fajitas

shared by Jennifer


  • Total Time: 50 minutes
  • Prep Time: 35 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Difficulty: Novice
  • Serves: 6 fajitas


  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon onion salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless chicken tenders
  • 2 red bell pepper, halved, seeded and cut into strips
  • 1 green bell pepper, halved, seeded and cut into strips
  • 1 large onion, quartered
  • 6 flour tortillas


  1. Stir olive oil, red wine vinegar, oregano, onion salt, cumin, pepper and garlic in a medium bowl.
  2. Place chicken in a glass baking dish. Pour marinade over chicken, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate 30 minutes or overnight.
  3. Preheat indoor or outdoor grill to medium-high heat. (You can also use a skillet or griddle.)
  4. Drain chicken breasts; discard marinade.
  5. Place red pepper, green pepper and onion in grill basket if using outdoor grill.
  6. Grill peppers and onions 5 to 7 minutes; stirring occasionally until crisp/tender.
  7. Grill chicken strips covered 2 to 3 minutes on each side, until juices run clear and meat is no longer pink. Let chicken rest for several minutes.
  8. Serve chicken strips, grilled peppers and onions with flour tortillas.

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