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Chicken Shawarma for Two

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From EatingWell:  March/April 2012

Shawarma is a Middle Eastern sandwich made with sliced seasoned meat. This recipe for two features chicken, along with a cucumber-yogurt sauce, fresh tomato and crunchy romaine lettuce.

2 servings | Active Time: 45 minutes | Total Time: 45 minutes

Ingredients

Preparation

  1. Preheat grill to medium.
  2. Stir cucumber, yogurt, tahini, lemon juice and 1/8 teaspoon salt together in a medium bowl. Set aside.
  3. Combine garlic powder, curry powder, pepper and the remaining 1/8 teaspoon salt in another medium bowl. Slice chicken breast crosswise into 1/4-inch strips; toss with the spice mixture to coat. Add oil and toss to combine.
  4. Grill the chicken, turning once, until cooked through, about 2 minutes per side.
  5. To serve, spread half the cucumber-yogurt sauce on each pita (or lavash) and top with half the chicken, tomato and lettuce. Fold like a taco (or roll closed, if using lavash).

Nutrition

Per serving : 376 Calories; 14 g Fat; 2 g Sat; 6 g Mono; 64 mg Cholesterol; 34 g Carbohydrates; 31 g Protein; 6 g Fiber; 606 mg Sodium; 603 mg Potassium