chicken fajita meal prep bowl
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Healthy Chicken Fajita Meal Prep Bowl

These chicken fajita meal prep bowls are the low carb version of regular chicken fajitas. High in proteins and fats, and great for busy people.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: chicken fajita, low carb, meal prep bowl
Servings: 2
Calories: 592kcal
Author: Karo Tries

Ingredients

  • 4 skinless chicken thighs
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • 1 yellow bell pepper
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • 1 large onion
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 cloves of garlic crushed
  • 4 cups Brussel sprouts fresh or frozen

Seasoning

  • 2 tsp chilli powder
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp cumin powder
  • black pepper and salt

Instructions

  • Mix chili powder, red pepper, cumin, a dash black pepper, and salt, and set aside.
  • Cut chicken thighs into thin strips. Then, add half of the seasoning, garlic, lemon juice and a dash of salt to them.
  • Heat olive oil in a pan and add chicken strips. Cook for 10 minutes or until fully cooked.
  • Now, remove the chicken, add sliced onions and bell peppers, and the rest of the seasoning. Stir fry for 5-minutes.
  • Meanwhile, preheat oven to 390 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  • Place Brussel sprouts in a single layer on the baking sheet, spray with olive oil, season with salt and black pepper. Bake for 20 minutes.

Notes

Per Serving:
  • Calories: 592
  • Fats: 32g
  • Protein: 59g
  • Carbs: 23g
  • Fiber: 6g