Ditch the carbs with these delicious fajitas!

Spice up your dinnertime with these delicious fajitas, and discover amazing flavor without having to worry about the carbs! We all love burritos, tacos, wraps, and fajitas, but when you’re sticking to your low-fat, low-carb plan, it can be a challenge to let go of these familiar comfort foods. Good thing this low-carb comfort food makes it easy to stick to your diet!

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1 Chicken breast, Sliced (boneless, skinless breast)
1 Tbsp Lime juice
1 Tsp Sea salt
2 Tsp Chili powder
1 Tsp Garlic powder
1/2 Tsp Paprika
1 Tsp Ground cumin
1/4 Tsp Coriander
1/4 Tsp Pepper
1 Tsp Grape seed oil
2 Bell pepper, Mixed colors


Step 1: Add condiments and chicken to sealable bag, and marinate.

step #1

In a large sealable bag, add lime juice, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon chili powder, and a 1/4 teaspoon cumin. Add sliced chicken, and shake to mix evenly. Place in the fridge for 6 to 8 hours to marinate.

step #2

When you’re ready to cook, preheat your oven to 450°F. Remove your chicken from the fridge, strain out the marinade, and toss the chicken with peppers, grapeseed oil, and your remaining spices.

step #3

Spread your mixture out on a sheet pan. Bake for 10 minutes at 450°F, then set your oven to broil and cook for 5 to 7 minutes more, or until the peppers begin to blacken and the chicken is cooked through.

step #4

To serve, scoop fajita mixture into a lettuce wrap and top with your favorite toppings.

step #5

Ready to serve!


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Did you know?

Did you know that blackened (or roasted) peppers have a number of great health benefits? Red bell peppers are a great low-calorie vegetable that adds flavor and nutrition to a dish. Chock-full of vitamin A and C, red peppers are great sources of antioxidants that help prevent damage from free radicals and other potentially harmful compounds that find their way into the body.

What’d you think of this great sheet pan fajitas recipe? Let us know in the comments below, and make sure you try one of these spicy low-fat, low-carb recipes next: Spicy Chicken Zoodle Soup, Spicy Shrimp and Cauliflower Rice Bowl, and Chicken Fajita Soup.

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