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Chicken Fajitas

Prep time 12 mins
Cook time 9 mins
Yield 4 servings


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut lengthwise into 1/2
  • 1 medium onion, sliced
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups shredded cooked rotisserie chicken
  • 3 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons minced pickled jalapeño peppers
  • 8 (8
  • Toppings: salsa, guacamole, sour cream

How to Make It

  1. Heat 2 Tbsp. olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add bell pepper and next 3 ingredients. Cook 8 minutes or until pepper and onion are tender, stirring often. Add chicken, cilantro, and jalapeño peppers; cook 2 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Remove from heat, and keep warm.

  2. Warm tortillas according to package directions.

  3. Transfer chicken mixture to a serving platter. Serve with tortillas and desired toppings.

Christmas with Southern Living 2008