Southwest Chicken Fajita

Zesty Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Equipment: Oven or Grill

Prep Time: 15 mins

Cook Time: 40 mins

Servings: 6


Zesty Chicken Fajitas are a delicious and flavorful Tex-Mex dish made with our southwest zesty fiesta spice blend. This dish is known for its bold and tangy flavors that will surely tantalize your taste buds. Here is what you need to get started.



  • 2 lbs of Chicken breasts, ½ inch thick
  • 2 Tbsp of Spicelopedia® Southwest Zesty Fiesta Seasoning
  • 2 Tbsp of Olive Oil
  • 1/4 cup of Lime Juice
  • 2 Red Bell Pepper. seeded and halved
  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper, seeded and halved
  • 1 Green Bell Pepper, seeded and halved
  • 2 Large White Onions, quartered
  • 12 Flour Tortillas
  • Sour Cream
  • Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • Cilantro, chopped



Step One

Combine ½ inch thick chicken breasts with lime juice and Zesty Southwest Fiesta seasoning in a non reactive bowl or leak-proof storage bag. Let marinate for 20 mins.


Step Two

 Preheat the grill to medium heat, about 350F-375F. Remove chicken from marinade, letting excess liquid drip off before placing onto the preheated grill.


Step Three

Place chicken and veggies onto grill and cook until veggies are tender, 12-15 mins.


Step Four

Remove veggies from grill and set aside. Flip chicken and let cook for another 5-6 mins, or until internal temperature reads 165F. Remove chicken from grill and let cool before slicing.


Step Five

Allow veggies to cool til easy to handle. Cut veggies into strips and set aside for now. Cut chicken into strips and set aside for now.


Step Six

Using the grills residual heat, warm the tortillas for about 2 mins. Assemble fajitas by placing chicken and veggies into tortilla and top with shredded cheese, sour cream and cilantro.



Whether you're hosting a Mexican-themed dinner party or simply craving a flavorful and satisfying meal, Zesty Chicken Fajitas are sure to impress. Try this recipe today and enjoy the zesty and mouthwatering flavors!

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