Mediterranean Chicken Gyros
Recipe from Family Circle

A rotisserie chicken flavored with Greek seasoning and lemon juice takes most of the guesswork out of this easy main-dish recipe that can be prepared in less than 30 minutes.


Mediterranean Chicken Gyros

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Servings: 6
Prep Time: 20 mins
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Ingredients
  • 2   cups 
    sliced rotisserie chicken
  • 2   tablespoons 
    lemon juice
  • 1   tablespoon 
    Greek seasoning
  • 1/2  teaspoon 
    paprika
  • 1/2  cup 
    chopped, seeded cucumber
  • 1/4  cup 
    chopped red onion
  • 2   teaspoons 
    fresh mint leaves
  • 1   cup 
    fat-free plain yogurt
  • 6   
    pita bread rounds
  • 3   cups 
    spring salad mix
  •  
    Lemon slices (optional)
Directions
1.
In a medium bowl, toss together chicken, lemon juice, Greek seasoning and paprika; set aside. In a small bowl, stir chopped cucumber, red onion and mint into yogurt.
2.
Cut pita bread in half and open pocket. Stuff with salad mix and chicken mixture; serve with spoonfuls of the yogurt sauce. Accompany with lemon slices, if desired.
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