Healthy Greek Chicken Souvlaki Bowl



Healthy Greek Chicken Souvlaki Bowl

If you’re looking for a wholesome and flavorful meal that’s bursting with Mediterranean flavors, this Healthy Greek Chicken Souvlaki Bowl is the answer. It’s a delightful combination of tender grilled chicken, fresh vegetables, and aromatic spices, all served over a bed of fluffy quinoa.

Ingredients

  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/4 cup Greek yogurt
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 lemon, juiced and zested
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 cup quinoa, cooked
  • 1 cucumber, diced
  • 1 tomato, diced
  • 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup Kalamata olives, pitted and sliced
  • Tzatziki sauce for serving

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, combine Greek yogurt, minced garlic, lemon juice, lemon zest, dried oregano, salt, and pepper. Mix well.
  2. Cut the chicken breasts into bite-sized pieces and toss them in the yogurt mixture until well coated. Marinate for at least 30 minutes in the refrigerator.
  3. Thread the marinated chicken onto skewers and grill over medium-high heat for 5-7 minutes per side, or until cooked through and slightly charred.
  4. In a bowl, combine cooked quinoa, diced cucumber, diced tomato, thinly sliced red onion, and sliced Kalamata olives.
  5. Divide the quinoa mixture among serving bowls and top with the grilled chicken skewers.
  6. Drizzle with tzatziki sauce and garnish with fresh herbs if desired.
  7. Serve immediately and enjoy your delicious and healthy Greek Chicken Souvlaki Bowl!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

This Healthy Greek Chicken Souvlaki Bowl is a Mediterranean-inspired delight that’s packed with flavor and nutrition. Tender grilled chicken, crisp vegetables, and aromatic spices come together to create a satisfying meal. It’s not only delicious but also easy to make, making it a perfect choice for busy weeknight dinners or gatherings with friends and family. Plus, it’s a healthier alternative to traditional souvlaki, thanks to the use of Greek yogurt and lean chicken breast. Serve it with a generous dollop of tzatziki sauce for an extra burst of Mediterranean goodness. Whether you’re a fan of Greek cuisine or just looking for a wholesome meal option, this souvlaki bowl won’t disappoint!

Nutritional Information (per serving):

– Calories: 350

– Protein: 28g

– Carbohydrates: 34g

– Fat: 10g

– Fiber: 6g

Make this Healthy Greek Chicken Souvlaki Bowl a regular addition to your menu, and you’ll savor the delightful tastes of the Mediterranean in every bite. Enjoy the wholesome goodness and the joy of sharing this meal with your loved ones!

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