Quick & Tasty Fajitas



Quick & Tasty Fajitas

Fajitas are a classic Tex-Mex dish, known for their sizzling appeal and burst of flavors. This recipe for Quick & Tasty Fajitas is perfect for those busy weeknights when you crave something delicious yet easy to make. The blend of marinated meats, colorful vegetables, and warm tortillas will transport your taste buds to a fiesta!

Ingredients

  • 1 pound of chicken or beef, thinly sliced
  • 1 onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 green bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons of fajita seasoning mix
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small flour tortillas
  • Optional toppings: sour cream, guacamole, shredded cheese, and fresh cilantro

Instructions

  1. Start by marinating the thinly sliced chicken or beef in the fajita seasoning mix, ensuring the meat is well-coated. Allow it to marinate for at least 30 minutes in the refrigerator.
  2. Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Add the marinated meat and sauté until it’s cooked through and has a nice sear. Remove the cooked meat from the skillet and set it aside.
  3. In the same skillet, add a bit more olive oil if needed and sauté the sliced onions and peppers until they are tender and slightly caramelized.
  4. Return the cooked meat to the skillet and toss everything together, ensuring the flavors are well combined.
  5. Warm the flour tortillas according to the package instructions.
  6. Serve the fajita mixture on warm tortillas and garnish with your choice of toppings, such as sour cream, guacamole, shredded cheese, and fresh cilantro.

Preparation Time: 40 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Quick & Tasty Fajitas are a delightful blend of marinated meat, sautéed vegetables, and flavorful toppings, all wrapped in warm tortillas. They’re a perfect choice for a speedy and delicious weeknight meal that your family will love!

Nutritional information (per serving): Calories: 350, Fat: 12g, Carbohydrates: 38g, Protein: 25g

Fajitas are not just a meal; they’re a celebration of flavors and a gathering of loved ones. With this Quick & Tasty Fajitas recipe, you can bring the joy of Tex-Mex cuisine to your dinner table without spending hours in the kitchen. Let the sizzle and aroma of these fajitas fill your home, making every bite a fiesta for your taste buds. Enjoy the simplicity and deliciousness of this recipe, and make your weeknight dinners a flavorsome delight!

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