Easy Oven-Baked Chicken Fajitas

Easy Oven-Baked Chicken Fajitas

Jessica Walker from Lil Miss Bossy shares a shortcut for delicious fajitas that doesn’t leave you standing over a hot stove.
  • 50-mins Total Time
  • 10 Minutes Prep Time
  • 9 Servings
  • 9 Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 large onion
  • 1 medium red bell pepper
  • 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 package (1 oz) Old El Paso™ fajita seasoning mix
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • Old El Paso™ tortillas for soft tacos & fajitas (6 inch; from 8.2-oz package)
  • Sour Cream
  • Old El Paso™ Thick ‘n Chunky salsa
  • Chopped fresh cilantro

Instructions

Step 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Spray 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. Cut onion and bell pepper into even slices; place in baking dish.

Step 2 Cut chicken breasts into thin strips; add to vegetables in dish. Sprinkle with seasoning mix; drizzle with oil. Stir until combined and pieces are coated.

Step 3 Bake 35 to 40 minutes, stirring once halfway through baking, until chicken is no longer pink in center.

Step 4 Spoon small amount of chicken and veggies onto each tortilla. Top each with sour cream, salsa and cilantro, or your favorite fajita toppings.

Expert Tips

You can use any color of bell pepper you want in this dish…or even add more than one kind.
This also tastes great with a squeeze of lime juice over the baked chicken and veggies!