Sizzling Skillet Chicken Fajitas


Today on The Stay At Home Chef I’m
showing you how to make Sizzling Skillet Chicken Fajitas As a busy mom it’s
important to me to have easy quick dinners that I know my family will love.
This one is made in just one skillet and it’s ready in 30 minutes. We’re gonna
start by making our own fajita seasoning You’ll need 2 teaspoons of chili powder,
2 teaspoons of ground cumin, 1 teaspoon of onion powder, 1 teaspoon of salt, and 1
teaspoon of crushed red pepper flakes and give this a stir/ Then we’ll set that
seasoning mix aside and you’ll need 3 bell peppers. I like to use multicolored
because it’s prettier that way but you can use whatever is on sale. Then we’re
gonna slice these into strips. You want nice thin strips that are easy to eat
and this red bell pepper is particularly long so I’m also gonna slice those
strips in half. Then you’ll want to halve and thinly slice one red onion. Our
veggies are ready we’ll grab some chicken and we’ll heat a large heavy
skillet over medium-high heat and today of course I’m using my cast iron because
I love cast iron. We’ll get 1 tablespoon of olive oil or whatever cooking oil you
prefer heating in that skillet. Then you’ll add in 3 to 4 boneless skinless
chicken breasts/ Then we’ll season these with half of our fajita seasoning mix
and you can season the other side when you flip them. We’re gonna let these cook
until the chicken reaches an internal temperature of 165 degrees Fahrenheit
which will take somewhere around 5 minutes per side but it really depends
on the size and thickness of the chicken breast that you’re using. Now really thick
breasts like these ones may take more like 7 to 8 minutes per side. Then we’ll
pull these off when they’re done and set them aside on a cutting board and let
them rest before we slice them/ Then you can wipe out the pan if you’d like but
we’ll add in 1 tbsp more of oil and then we add in our bell pepper and onion. We’ll give these a toss and let these cook for about 5 minutes
until they start to get tender crisp. Then we’ll add in two cloves of minced
garlic and the remainder of our seasonings and then let this toast for
an additional 60 to 90 seconds more. Then we’ll grab our chicken and we’ll slice
it nice and thin into bite-sized pieces that will go well in our fajitas and
then we’ll add that chicken in with our veggies. Last we’re gonna drizzle all of
this with 1/4 cup of freshly squeezed lime juice Give it all a toss
and you are ready to eat! Serve these up hot in warm tortillas and
we love it with a dollop of sour cream Thanks for watching! You can find the
full written recipe in the video description. Be sure to subscribe, like,
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26 comments on “Sizzling Skillet Chicken Fajitas”

  1. Huma Jamal says:

    Its great to take out as lunch will give a try

  2. Catherine's Plates says:

    What a quick delicious meal. Love the colored peppers.

  3. Thany Perry says:

    Wow yummy

  4. Janet Coker says:

    Happy New Year! Thank you for all of your wonderful recipes! ❤️

  5. James Goacher says:

    For me as British this is not a natural thing but my mouth waters as you are cooking. Can the filling be refridgerated/frozen so that I as a single person can enjoy sensibly.

  6. Andrew Davids says:

    MMM, mmmm!!! Looks delish..

  7. Richard Saner says:

    Wow I can't believe it I will try this thank you for your post

  8. A.C. wolf says:

    ● We love your recipes.
    ●Thank you and happy new year 🌷🌿🌹

  9. Walter Jeffreys says:

    wow cant wait to try this one!

  10. Janet Gagnon says:

    Link to those little glass cups please. I don’t see those on Amazon….only bigger ones.

  11. Skill Cuisine says:

    I'm hungry and broke at the same time.

  12. Winter-Chan says:

    Drizzle with a little Dona Maria Mexican Mole Sauce 🙂

  13. Arthur Meeuwen says:

    That is a purple onion not a red onion

  14. Simple Living says:

    I just love your recipes!! And your presentation is the best!

  15. Dorothy says:

    I like to use those white onions if they are on sale. They are milder and sweeter.

  16. Joseph Stokes says:

    I have a wicked edge knife sharpening system. It will literally turn your Damascus knife into a light saber. Would you like me to sharpen it for you?

  17. Cathy Marquez says:

    👍will give this a try.

  18. Kelly Beres says:

    Ya I’m so making this your way!

  19. Keeping It Relle says:

    Yum. Love a good fajita. Thanks for sharing!

  20. Mr. Sarcastic says:

    Always grind down your cast iron. It's the Bomb. For 2 decades I didn't. Will never use anything else except my cast iron, stainless steel and pressure cooker.

  21. Anthony Donnelly says:

    Looks good

  22. Chaye Bidois says:

    Who tf keeps thumbs downing this lady's videos?! They're good recipes and literally no more than 5 minutes long a piece. #triggered

  23. lawwdogg1digr says:

    Fajitas!!!

  24. Kc Castr says:

    Yummy

  25. Cristalle Valenzuela says:

    Please make more cooking videos more often ❤️ you are literally the reason I know how to cook one thing so far! THIS LOL buuuut in all seriousness,, more easy chicken breast recipes on a skillet. I bought my first skillet because of you.

  26. Κατερινα Πεππα says:

    🤗👍👍👍

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