5 Great Chicken Fajita Recipes

It’s easier than you think to create that restaurant-quality flavor at home
This chicken fajita recipe is loaded with chicken, cheese, and spices.

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This chicken fajita recipe is loaded with chicken, cheese, and spices.

The sound of the sizzling pan and the smell of grilled onions, lime, and cilantro only means one thing — fajitas. It is easier than you think to create that restaurant-quality flavor at home. Chicken fajitas tend to be a crowd-pleaser, and the build-it-yourself meal takes some of the burden off of the cook.

All you need for a great chicken fajita is a fantastic fajita seasoning or a chicken fajita marinade that you can tailor to your taste with spices like cumin, cayenne, and ancho chili powder, as well as vibrant herbs like cilantro and parsley.

If you are wondering how to make chicken fajitas, look no further, because The Daily Meal has five recipes that will turn your next dinner party into a proper Tex-Mex-style fiesta. All you need are high-quality ingredients and a bevy of toppings, such as guacamole, pico de gallo, sour cream, and cheese, to turn a simple dinner of chicken into something the whole family will enjoy.

Chicken Fajita Recipe


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This chicken fajita recipe is simple and delicious.


Chicken fajita recipes are delicious and simple. This one has loads of chicken with peppers, onions, cheese, and tortillas. You’ll get this chicken fajita recipe on the table in under 30 minutes. — Milagros Cruz

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Easy Chicken Fajita


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This chicken fajita recipe is a little like a burrito, minus the rice and beans.


Want Mexican food tonight, but feeling a little tired of tacos and burritos? Make this chicken fajita recipe. It’s a little like a burrito, minus the rice and beans — although you could add some if you’d like — and a step above a taco, thanks to the addition of onions and peppers. — Milagros Cruz

For the Easy Chicken Fajita recipe, click here.

Grilled Chicken Fajita


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This chicken fajita recipe is made with grilled chicken.


chicken fajita recipe with grilled chicken? Sign us up. The chicken gains great flavor from the spices, plus some extra char and smoke from the grill. — Milagros Cruz

For the Grilled Chicken Fajita recipe, click here.

The Perfect Chicken Fajita


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This chicken fajita recipe is quick and easy.


chicken fajita recipe is the perfect dish to make when you don’t have much time to get dinner on the table.  — Milagros Cruz

For The Perfect Chicken Fajita recipe, click here.

Ultimate Chicken Fajitas


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This chicken fajita recipe is loaded with flavor.


In a bind for dinner? Make a meal that takes little to no time to make at all: chicken fajitas. This chicken fajita recipe is loaded with chicken, cheese, and spices. Lots of flavor and little time is what you need in a weeknight recipe. — Milagros Cruz

For the Ultimate Chicken Fajitas recipe, click here.
 

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Angela Carlos is the Cook Editor at The Daily Meal. Find her on Twitter and tweet @angelaccarlos.

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