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Marinated Chicken Breast and Tzatziki Pita Pockets

Pita pockets are quite the delight, as you're about to find out. First, you have to marinate the chicken breast, then cook the whole mixture in a skillet. This way you get the best results: the flavored juiciness and the irresistible crunchiness. Pair with tzatziki and fresh vegetables.
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Pita pockets are quite the delight, as you're about to find out. First, you have to marinate the chicken breast, then cook the whole mixture in a skillet. This way you get the best results: the flavored juiciness and the irresistible crunchiness. Pair with tzatziki and fresh vegetables.

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Ingredients

For the marinade:
1 red onion, chopped
2 tablespoons of lime juice
1 garlic clove, sliced
1 tablespoon fresh rosemary leaves, minced
1 tablespoon fresh oregano leaves, minced
5 ounces of chicken breast, sliced
salt
pepper
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 teaspoon dried thyme
For the pockets:
1 pita bread
2 cups of tzatziki sauce
1 cup baby spinach
1 big tomato, sliced

Ingredients

  • For the marinade:

  • For the pockets:

Steps

1
Done

For the marination: Add the onion, lime juice, garlic, rosemary, oregano, chicken breast, olive oil, and dried thyme to a bowl.

2
Done

Season with salt and pepper and mix everything using your hands. Marinate for 30 minutes.

3
Done

Transfer the marinade and the marinated chicken breast to a skillet. Cook over medium heat until the chicken pieces turn golden brown.

4
Done

Assemble the pockets: Cut the pita in half. For each pita half do this: butterfly it, spread tzatziki on the interior lower half, add a layer of 1/2 cup baby spinach, then a large dollop of marinade.

5
Done

Top with 3 tomato slices and, finally, with more tzatziki. Flip the pocket's upper half back into place.

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Nutritional Chart

390 kcal
Calories
24 g
Protein
15 g
Fat
46 g
Carbohydrates

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Andrei Gusty

Well, I love to eat! I guess I always did. Tasty foods, traditional foods, fast-foods, healthy foods and, again, not so healthy ones. You name it.

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