Gluten-Free Slow Cooked Fajitas

By Nikki Brown
September 23, 2017
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Author Notes: Gluten-Free Slow Cooked Fajitas
These delicious slow cooked fajitas are perfect for an evening with friends. We’ve used gram flour to make the tortillas which is sometimes referred to as chickpea flour and makes a tasty, healthy and gluten free alternative to your typical tortillas. The recipe can be found here -http://www.mynutricounter.com/gluten-free-fajitas/
Nikki Brown

Serves: 15

Ingredients

For the tortillas:

  • 180 grams flour/chickpea flour
  • 375 milliliters water
  • 2 tablespoons flax seed

For the fajitas:

  • 450 grams boneless chicken breasts
  • 400 grams can chopped tomatoes
  • 6 pieces sweet peppers (or 3 bell peppers)
  • 4 pieces garlic cloves, crushed
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon coriander
  • 1 piece Juice from 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 piece mashed avocado (optional)
  • 1 piece natural yoghurt (optional)
  • 1 piece onion
  • 1 teaspoon chilli flakes
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  1. Pour half of the can of chopped tomatoes into the slow cooker.
  2. Slice the peppers and onion, then add half of these on top.
  3. Slice the chicken breasts into small strips and layer on top of the onion and peppers.
  4. Sprinkle all of the spices on top of the chicken.
  5. Add the other half of the can of tomatoes, the lemon juice, honey, the rest of the peppers and onions on top, then leave on a low/medium heat for 6-8 hours.
  6. To make the tortillas: mix together all the ingredients until fully combined.
  7. Heat a dash of oil in a frying pan, then pour in just enough of the mixture to cover the bottom of the pan and fry on a medium heat for 2 mins each side. Repeat until all the mixture is gone (should make approx 10-15 tortillas).
  8. Once the chicken is cooked, assemble the tortillas and add a dash of natural yoghurt or guacamole to top.

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