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
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
Easy Chicken Fajita
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
Grilled Chicken Fajita
The Perfect Chicken Fajita
A chicken fajita recipe is the perfect dish to make when you don’t have much time to get dinner on the table. — Milagros Cruz
Ultimate Chicken Fajitas
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
Angela Carlos is the Cook Editor at The Daily Meal. Find her on Twitter and tweet @angelaccarlos.