This Chicken Shawarma recipe goes to knock your socks off! Just a handful of day with the aid of way of day spices makes a huge Chicken Shawarma marinade that infuses the fowl with unique Middle Eastern flavours. The odor when here's cooking is insane!
This is certainly one of my signature recipes that may likely be very acquainted to all my pals simply due to the fact I make this so often. It’s off the charts for attempt vs output: in effortless terms a handful of daily spices, garlic, a touch of lemon and olive oil transforms into probably some of the foremost implausible flavour.
When this fowl is cooking, the odor is incredible. Incredible!!!
This Chicken Shawarma is how I met most of my neighbours once I lived in a townhouse complex. The courtyard was out the entrance and once I had pals spherical for a BBQ, random of us I had with the aid of way of no means met previous than popped their head up over the fence, in need of to recognise what on earth I was making. They had been elated once I passed out samples!
Great meals for gatherings
This, alongside with the Vietnamese Noodles with Lemongrass Chicken, are NULL of my most often made meals when I’m cooking for a crowd simply due to the fact it’s fundamental to make loads, they're equally huge “lay all of it out and allow everybody serve themselves” sort meals (I’m an enormous fan of meals like that), and it travels well. I’ve made this distinct instances on tenting journeys (along with the Vietnamese Noodles and Greek Gyros!).
Plus, there are at all times keen blokes circular to take manage of the BBQ (beer in hand) whereas us women sit again sipping wine. That’s an arrangement that matches me great! 😉
How to Serve Chicken Shawarma
There are NULL most important methods to serve Chicken Shawarma. As Chicken Shawarma wraps – with tomato, lettuce, and a fundamental yoghurt sauce on the side. Other elective extras include: red onion, cheese (query authenticity? But that’s ok!!), hummus, hot sauce / chilli sauce.
And the different method is with rice and salads on the side. Thought I typically do serve pita bread or one other sort of flatbread as well, simply simply due to the fact it’s very on theme. ☺️ Here, the Chicken Shawarma is pictured with Mejadra which is a Middle Eastern lentil rice (seriously so nice you'll be able to / will desire to devour it simply with the aid of way of itself!) and a Middle Eastern Chickpea Salad (I skip the spicing of chickpeas otherwise there’s simply too much kapow spices going on).
A few different issues that might be very a lot at house alongside Chicken Shawarma:
- Lemon Rice Pilaf
- Rice Pilaf with Nuts and Dried Fruit
- Chickpea Rice Pilaf
- Juicy Greek Salad – the flavours in Greek salad pair truly properly with Middle Eastern food
- Middle Eastern Shredded Cabbage, Carrot, Mint Salad
- Middle Eastern Roasted Vegetables with Tahini Drizzle
This recipe was section of a 7 course Arabian Feast menu that I shared 2 years ago. I didn’t get circular to redoing all the recipes, but I will one day! I love that menu simply due to the fact so a lot of it might be ready ahead, and there’s plenty of standard ingredients. Get your self organised, remove distractions and commit in your kitchen temporarily being a war zone and you’ll get most the prep achieved in 1 hour. 🙂
Be ready for the wonderful smells when you’re cooking this Chicken Shawarma! – Nagi xx
PS Try your hand at making your own flatbreads. My recipe is made with out yeast so they’re tremendous easy!
WATCH HOW TO MAKE IT
Chicken Shawarma recipe video! You can virtually odor the heady aroma through the screen….almost!!!?
Chicken Shawarma (Middle Eastern)
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