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ground chicken gyros

serves 4
by Nancy

Ingredients

gyros:

  • 4 tbl olive oil
  • 1 package ground chicken breast
  • 2 tbl lemon juice
  • 2 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • salt & pepper
  • pita bread
  • lettuce shredded
  • sliced onion
  • sliced tomato

tzatziki:

  • 1 cup plain greek yogurt
  • ½ cucumber grated and wrung dry in a towel
  • 1 clove garlic grated
  • ½ tbl olive oil
  • ½ tbl lemon juice

Instructions

  1. make tzatziki and let sit while you cook the chicken
  2. mix chicken, lemon juice, oregano, cumin, salt & pepper and form into long oval patties
  3. heat olive oil in a cast iron skillet
  4. cook chicken until cooked thru
  5. warm pitas in oven
  6. serve chicken on pitas topped with lettuce, tomato, onion and tzatziki

tzatziki:

  1. mix yogurt, grated cucumber, garlic, olive oil, lemon juice, salt & pepper
  2. let sit