CHICKEN GYRO N TZATZIKI SAUCE

Lora DiGs

By
@ansky714

I HAVE BEEN TRYN TO FIND THE RIGHT COMBO OF FLAVORS TO MAKE A GYRO ME N MY FAMILY WOULD THOROUGHLY ENJOY...THINK I GOT IT :) DONT LET LONG LIST SCARE U AWAY ;))))))


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Serves:
4-5
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

4
chicken breast, boneless n sliced
3/4 c
balsamic vinegarette salad dressing
2 Tbsp
lemon juice
1 Tbsp
dried oregano
1/2 tsp
black pepper

TZATZIKI SAUCE

1/2 c
cucumber peeled, seeded n shredded (i used grater n 1 lg cuc)
1 tsp
salt
2 c
greek yogurt, plain
1/4 c
sour cream
1 Tbsp
lemon juice
1/2 Tbsp
rice wine vinegar (or apple cider vinegar)
2 Tbsp
olive oil
2 clove
garlic, grated (add more if u like)
1 Tbsp
fresh dill, chopped
1/2 tsp
oregano powder or dried n rolled thru fingers (to crush)
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
black pepper
4-5
pita breads or flatbreads

GARNISH

1
shredded romaine lettuce (1 head)
1 large
sliced tomato
1 medium
red onion, sliced
1 c
feta cheese, crumbled (i do not do feta soooo its not in pix)

Step-By-Step

Step 1 Direction Photo

1IN A SMALL BOWL COMBINE BALSAMIC VINEGARETTE, 2 TBLSP. LEMON JUICE, OREGANO N 1/2 TSP. BLK. PEPPER. PLACE SLICED CHICKEN IN PLASTIC BAG POR MARINATE OVER SEAL BAG N REFRIGERATE FOR AN HOUR. (CAN B MARINATED LONGER)

Step 2 Direction Photo

2IN A STRAINER OVER BOWL TOSS SHREDDED CUCUMBER WITH SALT N LET SIT FOR AN HOUR. SQUEEZE EXCESS LIQUID OUT N SET CUCUMBER ASIDE (DISCARD LIQUID)

Step 3 Direction Photo

3IN A MED. BOWL MIX YOGURT, SOUR CREAM, 1 TBLS. LEMON JUICE, RICE WINE VINEGAR, OLIVE OIL, GRATED GARLIC, CHOPPD DILL N OREGANO. SQUEEZE OUT ANY EXTRA LIQUID FROM CUCUMBER N ADD TO BOWL. SEASON TO TASTE WITH SALT N BLACK PEPPER. COVER BOWL N REFRIGERATE FOR ATLEAST A FEW HOURS.

Step 4 Direction Photo

4IN A LARGE PAN BROWN CHICKEN UNTIL COOKD THRU ABOUT10-15 MIN.

Step 5 Direction Photo

5NUKE PITAS OR FLATBREADS TO MAKE WARM N PLIABLE ABOUT 15 SECONDS. FILL EACH WITH CHICKEN N GARNISHES THEN TOP WITH TZATZIKI SAUCE N FETA (IF U LIKE) N.....ENJOY!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Greek
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #pita, #greek, #yogurt, #dill