Chicken or Vegetable Fajitas

 Chicken or Vegetable Fajitas

Fajitas can make a quick easy lunch or dinner when traveling and can be prepared at the campsite or cooked in advance and finished in a few minutes after you arrive at your destination.

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For vegetarian: omit chicken

For Vegan: Omit chicken, cheese and sour cream

Serves 1 or more

Ingredients

1 chicken breast or 3 chicken tender slices per person

1/2 bell pepper per person

1/4 onion per person (optional)

1/2 cup sliced mushrooms per person

1/2 cup sliced zucchini per person

1/2 tomato, diced per person

1 1/2 tbsp. vegetable or olive oil

1/2 cup salsa per person

2 tbsp  guacamole per fajita

1 – 2 tbsp sour cream per fajita

1 tbsp. cheddar cheese per fajita

salt and pepper to taste

medium sized flour tortilla quantity, as desired

Directions

  1. Rinse, pat dry and slice fresh vegetables.
  2. Slice defrosted or fresh chicken breast(s) into 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ pieces.
  3. Heat oil in a medium skillet over moderate heat and saute chicken for 5 minutes.
  4. Add sliced vegetables to the saute pan with the chicken and continue cooking until vegetable are tender and chicken is cooked through.
  5. Add salsa to the saute pan and stir to combine.  Simmer for 5 minutes.
  6. Enjoy fajitas with heated tortillas (flour or corn) and sour cream and guacamole.                                                             Notes:  To modify for a non meat dish – omit the chicken and consider adding jack fruit or chopped artichoke hearts.  You can easily vary the recipe in many ways by substituting other vegetables or proteins (shrimp, steak etc.).

Mary Jane Curry

Mary Jane Curry and husband Jeff love RVing and travel in a 2013 Roadtrek RS Adventurous motorhome. She is a Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant and Registered Nurse in Emergency and Occupational Medicine, and is nearing retirement and has great enthusiasm for the travels and adventures awaiting. Her love of food science and food presentation led her to pursue a secondary career about 10 years ago when she became a certified Personal Chef and owner of Custom Cuisine in Southern California. She received her training and certification through the United States Personal Chef Association, an organization with Personal Chef membership in both the US and Canada. She plans to share many recipes here for RVers!