Refried beans, chicken, and vegetables are layered on a pita and topped with tomatoes and cheese in this variation of the popular Tex-Mex main-dish recipe.

Source: Family Circle

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
bake:
15 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
40 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat oven to 350°F. Cut pitas in half horizontally. On each pita half, spread 3 heaping tablespoons refried beans. Place pitas on 2 baking sheets; cover with aluminum foil. Place in the oven for 15 minutes.

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  • Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion and pepper to skillet; cook for 5 minutes. Stir chicken and fajita seasoning into skillet. Cook for 5 minutes, stirring, until chicken is cooked through.

  • Spoon 1/2 cup chicken mixture onto pitas. Top with 2 slices of tomato; sprinkle with 2 tablespoons cheese. Serve with lettuce and sour cream on the side.

Nutrition Facts

345 calories; fat 5g; cholesterol 37mg; saturated fat 1g; carbohydrates 49g; insoluble fiber 8g; protein 27g; sodium 921mg.
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