Easy Homemade Chicken Shawarma
Easy Homemade Chicken Shawarma
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 1 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    Chicken Shawarma is a Middle Eastern Recipe and Nigeria’s version adds some flare to it.You can prepare Shawarma using a rotisserie, gill it outdoor or bake in the Oven. Middle Eastern spices are rare in Nigeria, though one can recreate Shawarma using common spices.

    Ingredients

    • 2 lb Chicken Thigh (boneless)
    • 1 Onion (large Red )
    • 2 Tablespoons Lemon juice
    • 4 cloves  garlic (– minced)
    • 1 Tsp Ginger (Minced )
    • 2 Teaspoon Black pepper
    • 2 Tsp Paprika
    • 1/2 Tsp Nutmeg
    • 1 Tsp Turmeric (or curry powder)
    • 1/2 Tsp Thyme
    • 1/2 Tsp bouillon cube (optional)
    • 1 Scotch bonnet pepper (Minced)
    • 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil (or any cooking oil of your choice)
    • 1 Tsp Salt (or to taste)
    • 3 Tablespoons Ketchup
    • 3 Tablespoons Mayonnaise
    • Cayenne pepper (optional- A hint of )
    • 1 Tomato (ripe and hard )
    • 1 Onion  (small red & sliced into strips)
    • 1/4 lb Cucumber ( sliced into strips)
    • 4 to 6 Lettuce leaves
    • 4 to 6 Tortilla Wraps (large )

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 5
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 449 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 19 g 29.99%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 9.47%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 156 mg 52.16%
    • Sodium: 840 mg 35%
    • Calcium: 140 mg 14.02%
    • Potassium: 1121 mg 32.03%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 5 mg 27.23%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 27 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 9 g 35.16%
    • Sugar: 16 g
    • Protein: 42 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 6 g
    • Vitamin A 81.89%
    • Vitamin C 53.78%
    • Vitamin D 0.14%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables5
    • Exchange - Lean Meat5
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total6 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total5 oz-eq

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