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Chicken And Pita Shawarma With Garlic Tahini Sauce

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Ingredients
For chicken and marinade
  Boneless chicken breasts 1 Pound
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground nutmeg 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Allspice 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground red pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sumac 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground cardamom 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Pita round 5
For garlic tahini sauce
  Tahini 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Plain yogurt 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), crushed
  Kosher salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Lemons juice 4 Tablespoon
Directions

Mix all of the marinade spices in a mixing bowl with the lemon juice.

Cut the chicken into small bit size pieces and add it to a large zip-lock bag. Pour marinade over chicken, seal bag and mix marinade into the chicken using your hands. Refrigerate for 1-2 hours.

While the chicken is marinating, prepare the garlic tahini sauce.
In a food processor, combine garlic, tahini and kosher salt. Slowly add the oil and lemon juice (1 teaspoon at a time until desired consistency). Place in a bowl and add the yogurt, mix well and set aside.

Heat a grill pan over high heat. Cook the chicken until done, about 8-10 minutes. Remove from heat.
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Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Mediterranean
Course: 
Snack
Feel: 
Meaty
Method: 
Grilling
Dish: 
Wrap
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Preparation Time: 
120 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
130 Minutes
Servings: 
2
Subtitle: 
Mediterrenean Chicken and Pita Wrap
For all you Mediterranean food lovers, here's the wonderful video to prepare Chicken Shawarma with garlic tahini sauce. This video prepares pita wrap chicken with simple yet authentic ingredients. Chicken shawarma, served with accompaniments like chopped parsley, tomato, onion, pickles and red pepper sauce can make a very wholesome snack. So the wait is over if you want to enjoy truly Mediterranean chicken shawarma with garlic tahini sauce.

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