Crescent Foods Recipes | Chicken Souvlaki Wraps

Chicken Souvlaki Wraps

Ingredients

Chicken Marinade 

  • 1.2 lbs Crescent Foods Chicken Tenders 
  • 5 garlic cloves, peeled 
  • 2 tbsp dried oregano 
  • 1 tsp paprika 
  • 1 tsp each Kosher salt and black pepper 
  • 1/4 cup olive oil 
  • Juice of 1 lemon 
  • 3-4 Pita bread 
  • Tzatziki Sauce  
  • Toppings:  Sliced tomatoes, lettuce, onions, feta and Kalamata olives 

Method

  • Prepare the marinade. In the bowl of a small food processor, add garlic, oregano, paprika, salt, pepper, olive oil and lemon juice  
  • Place chicken in a large bowl and Top with marinade. Toss to combine, making sure chicken is well-coated with marinade. cover tightly and refrigerate for 2 hours or overnight. 
  • Prepare outdoor grill (or griddle). Brush grates with a little oil and heat over medium-high heat. t. Place chicken on the grill (or cook in batches on griddle) until well browned. Be sure to turn chicken evenly to cook on all sides, about 5 minutes total. (Adjust temperature of grill if necessary). While grilling, brush lightly with the marinade (then discard any left marinade). 
  • Transfer chicken to a serving platter and let rest for 3 minutes. Meanwhile, briefly grill pitas and keep warm. 
  • Assemble grilled chicken souvlaki pitas. First, spread Tzatziki sauce on pita, add chicken pieces then add veggies, feta  and olives. 

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