Chicken Gyros

Chicken Gyros

Main course 2685 Last Update: Oct 13, 2021 Created: Sep 08, 2017
Chicken Gyros
  • Serves: 8 People
  • Prepare Time: -
  • Cooking Time: -
  • Calories: 644
  • Difficulty: Medium
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Ingredients

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine marinade ingredients and stir well.
  2. On a cutting board, place a piece of plastic wrap over the chicken thighs and pound until about ½ inch (1 cm) thick with a meat mallet, rolling pin, or heavy pan.
  3. In another large bowl or gallon plastic bag, combine chicken thighs and marinade, stirring well to coat. Cover and refrigerate for at least one hour and up to one day.
  4. Preheat oven to 400°F (200°C).
  5. Shred the cucumber, be sure to squeeze out any excess liquid.
  6. In a medium bowl, combine tzatziki ingredients and stir well. Cover and refrigerate at least 30 minutes.
  7. On a baking sheet or a large cast-iron skillet, use the onion half as a base and position the skewer vertically like a spit. Skewer the chicken thighs individually, rotating each one 90 degrees.
  8. Bake for 1.5 to 2 hours, until internal temperature reaches 165°F (75°C). Let cool for 10 minutes.
  9. Carve off slices of chicken to fill a pita. Top with onion slices, tomato slices, and tzatziki sauce.
  10. Enjoy!

Chicken Gyros



  • Serves: 8 People
  • Prepare Time: -
  • Cooking Time: -
  • Calories: 644
  • Difficulty: Medium

Ingredients

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine marinade ingredients and stir well.
  2. On a cutting board, place a piece of plastic wrap over the chicken thighs and pound until about ½ inch (1 cm) thick with a meat mallet, rolling pin, or heavy pan.
  3. In another large bowl or gallon plastic bag, combine chicken thighs and marinade, stirring well to coat. Cover and refrigerate for at least one hour and up to one day.
  4. Preheat oven to 400°F (200°C).
  5. Shred the cucumber, be sure to squeeze out any excess liquid.
  6. In a medium bowl, combine tzatziki ingredients and stir well. Cover and refrigerate at least 30 minutes.
  7. On a baking sheet or a large cast-iron skillet, use the onion half as a base and position the skewer vertically like a spit. Skewer the chicken thighs individually, rotating each one 90 degrees.
  8. Bake for 1.5 to 2 hours, until internal temperature reaches 165°F (75°C). Let cool for 10 minutes.
  9. Carve off slices of chicken to fill a pita. Top with onion slices, tomato slices, and tzatziki sauce.
  10. Enjoy!


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Ingredient Nutriants Table

nutritions apple oil garlic
vitamin c 12 5 8
vitamin d 26 32 12
fat 4 12 1

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