Sizzling Grilled Chicken Fajitas

Have fun with these no-fuss fajitas, with chicken, spices, and vegetables cooked on the grill in easy-clean-up foil packets.
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35 Minutes Prep
2 Hours 35 Minutes Total
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2 Servings


Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch strips
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 red or yellow bell pepper, seeded, cut into rings
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 small onion, thinly sliced, separated into rings
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 Old El Paso™ flour tortillas for burritos (8 inch; from 11-oz package)
Preparation
  1. In medium bowl, mix chili powder, cumin, salt, garlic and lime juice. Add chicken, bell pepper and onion; stir to coat. Cover bowl; refrigerate at least 2 hours to marinate, turning once.
  2. Heat gas or charcoal grill. Cut 2 (18x12-inch) sheets of heavy-duty foil. Remove chicken and vegetables from marinade; discard marinade. Place half of chicken and vegetables on center of each sheet. Bring up 2 sides of foil so edges meet. Seal edges, making tight 1/2-inch fold; fold again, allowing space for heat circulation and expansion. Fold other sides to seal. Cut another sheet of foil; wrap tortillas securely in foil.
  3. Place packets on grill over medium heat. Cook chicken and vegetables 10 to 15 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink in center and vegetables are crisp-tender. Cook tortillas 2 to 3 minutes or until warm. Open foil carefully to allow hot steam to escape.
  4. Serve each chicken and vegetable packet with 2 tortillas. If desired, top tortillas with shredded lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, shredded cheese and salsa.
Expert Tips
  • To get the most juice from fresh limes, use the limes at room temperature, and roll them on the counter with your hands before cutting.
  • Serve these fajitas with frosty margaritas.
Nutrition
Calories450(Calories from Fat110),Total Fat13g(Saturated Fat3g,Trans Fat2g),Cholesterol75mgSodium990mgTotal Carbohydrate50g(Dietary Fiber3g Sugars5g),Protein34g;% Daily Value*:Vitamin A50%;Vitamin C70%;Calcium15%;Iron25%; Exchanges:3 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 3 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat; Carbohydrate Choices:3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.