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Baked Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Baked Chicken Fajitas are cooked in the oven on a sheet pan for a quick, healthy, and easy weeknight dinner recipe the whole family will love!  You can serve these oven fajitas on corn tortillas or in a lettuce wrap for a great low-carb, gluten-free, dairy-free, Paleo, and keto dinner meal idea.

Course Dinner, lunch, Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 296 kcal
Author London

Ingredients

Fajita Chicken

  • 2 Tbsp. taco seasoning mix gluten-free
  • 3 Tbsp. olive oil or avocado oil
  • 1 Tbsp. soy sauce* gluten-free
  • 1 Tbsp. honey** or maple syrup
  • 1 lime juice
  • 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce gluten-free
  • 1 ½ pounds chicken breasts pounded to 1-inch thick and cut into ½-inch slices

Fajita Vegetables

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. In a small bowl whisk together the taco seasoning mix, 3 tablespoons olive oil, soy sauce, honey, lime juice, and Worcestershire sauce.
  3. Pound chicken breasts to 1-inch and cut into ½-inch slices.
  4. Combine chicken and marinade in a 1-gallon zip-top bag and let marinate for at least 15 minutes.
  5. Line a large baking sheet with aluminum foil or parchment paper. Place bell peppers, onion, 2 tablespoons olive oil, salt and pepper onto the pan. Toss to coat the vegetables and then spread them into a single layer.
  6. Once chicken has marinated, place chicken in the middle of the vegetables. Make sure to let any excess liquid drip off of the chicken before placing onto the sheet pan.
  7. Bake chicken fajitas in the oven for 25-30 minutes. During the last 5 minutes of cooking, set the oven temperature to a high broil and broil for 2-3 minutes.
  8. Serve chicken fajitas as tacos, on a salad, or in a burrito bowl and enjoy!

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Recipe Notes

  • Use liquid coconut aminos and leave out the Worcestershire sauce for a Paleo-approved recipe.
  • Leave out the honey for a lower carb ketogenic recipe.
  • Nutritional information is calculated without tortillas, rice, or lettuce wraps.
Nutrition Facts
Baked Chicken Fajitas Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 296 Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Fat 15g23%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 72mg24%
Sodium 841mg37%
Potassium 628mg18%
Carbohydrates 14g5%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 8g9%
Protein 25g50%
Vitamin A 2360IU47%
Vitamin C 85.5mg104%
Calcium 25mg3%
Iron 1.4mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.