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Spicy and Citrus Pita Fajitas

This is a great dish that combines Spicey and Citrus in one dish that each of the tastes combine to create a wonderful dish that is Perfect dinner receipe to have and celebrate that spring is almost here.
  Yellow peppers 2
  Orange 1
  Lemon 1
  Lime 1
  Red hot sauce 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1 Teaspoon
  Lemon pepper 2 Teaspoon
  Lime pepper 2 Teaspoon
  Steak 10 Ounce
  Garlic 6 Clove (30 gm)
  Onions 2 Medium
  Pita shells 4

1 Cut the peppers and onions into 1/8 inch strips.
2 Dice 6 cloves of garlic.

3 In a medium saute pan heat 1 tablespoon of oil on medium high heat.
4 Add the peppers and onions to the pan.
5 Also add in the garlic and allow to cook for 3 minutes.
6 Cut the Lemon, Lime, and Orange in half and squeeze the juice into the pan.
7 Let cook for 2 more minutes.
8 Add in 2 tsp each of Lemon pepper , Lime Pepper and the 1 tsp of Paprika, stir all ingredients together in the pan.
9 Cut into thin strips (if using a rare steak to start cook to a medium or med-well temp before cutting and adding to the pan)
10 Add in 1/4 tsp of the Red Hot Sauce.
11 Let the mixture cook for a final 2 minutes.

12 Serve in the Pita Shells

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
How about a fajita without tortilla? No kidding! Here is a recipe for spicy and citrus pita fajitas which will surprise you and your diners with its magical combination of flavors. Take a look at the video for the recipe. So now, do you believe that fajitas can be Mediterranean?

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 392 Calories from Fat 92

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 10 g15.8%

Saturated Fat 3.8 g19.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 33.3 mg11.1%

Sodium 939.4 mg39.1%

Total Carbohydrates 54 g18.1%

Dietary Fiber 5.5 g22%

Sugars 7 g

Protein 22 g44.8%

Vitamin A 17.8% Vitamin C 259%

Calcium 13.5% Iron 16.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Spicy And Citrus Pita Fajitas Recipe Video