Chicken Sausage Pita w/Spinach & Red Pepper

Alicia McDaniel

By
@ahmc

Based off the website I use to calculate nutrional value, each serving contains 292 Calories & 6 g Fat. Its a very filling lunch.
Shopped at Aldi & WalMart for the ingredients. Total cost of 4 servings approx $9.


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Serves:
4
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Saute

Ingredients

4
spinach-feta chicken sausage
4
whole wheat pitas
1 bag(s)
fresh spinach
1
roasted red pepper (approx just over 1/2 cup chopped)
1 clove
garlic
salt & pepper to taste

Step-By-Step

1Chop up 1 roasted red pepper, or just over 1/2 cup of roasted red peppers. Dice garlic fine. Slice the chicken sausages into 1/2 inch or less slices.

2In a pan on medium heat cook the garlic, peppers, chicken and spinach until the spinach is just starting to wilt. Add salt and pepper to taste.

3Cut open a pocket in the top of each pita and carefully stuff the mixture into each pita.

4Note: The sausage I used was fully cooked, check the package to make sure it is fully cooked before adding the vegetables.

I felt the recipe didn't need additional seasoning in the form of a sauce or dressing, but feel to add some to taste.

Optional add-ins (not calculated into nutritional value) include a sprinkle of crumbled feta cheese, 1/2 cup mushrooms cooked with the sausage, or some diced tomato/sun dried tomato.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Sandwiches
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Healthy