- For spice Mix :
- 2 teaspoon Chili powder
- 2 teaspoon Paprika powder
- 2 teaspoon Garlic Powder
- 2 teaspoon Cumin powder
- 2 teaspoon Sea Salt (normal salt)
- 1 teaspoon Dried Oregano
- ½ teaspoon Black Pepper Powder
- Mix all the above ingredients and ready chicken Fajita Masala.
- Ingredients for Chicken Marinade:
- 3 Chicken breast halves
- ¼ cup Olive Oil
- 4 tablespoon Lime Juice
- 3 tablespoon Spice mix (chicken Fajita Masala)
- Ingredients for Rice:
- 3 Cups Rice
- 1 Red Bell Pepper sliced (Julienne)
- 1 Green Bell Pepper sliced(julienne)
- 1 Green Bell Pepper sliced (julienne)
- 2 Small Onions sliced
- 1-2 Chicken cubes
- 4 lemon wedges
This Chicken Fajita Rice is packed with authentic Mexican flavors. It’s a super easy, delicious, and filling Mexican fried rice perfect for lunch or dinner.
Step 1 - how to Make Chicken Fajita Masala
2 teaspoon Chili powder, 2 teaspoon Paprika powder, 2 teaspoon Garlic Powder, 2 teaspoon Cumin powder, 2 teaspoon Sea Salt , 1 teaspoon Dried Oregano and ½ teaspoon Black Pepper Powder mix all these ingredients and its Ready for use.
Step 2 - chicken Marinate :
First wash and clean the chicken properly and soak the excess water then Pound the chicken Breast.
Cut them into medium pieces. In a large bowl take that chicken pieces and add ¼ cup Olive Oil, 4 tablespoon Lime Juice, 3 tablespoon Spice mix (chicken fajita masala STEP -1) mix it very well & keep it for few hours or overnight works really best .
Heat 1-2 tbsp oil in a frying pan & one by one add all the chicken pieces. Cook them completely in little oil until charred.
Ingredients for Rice :
Take a another heavy skillet pan heat 2-3 tbsp oil (use the same pan u used for frying chicken, it will give more flavor to the dish).Now add the onion & saute properly until translucent.
Then Add capsicums and give 1-2 stirs. Do not let them soften.