Mexican turkey fajitas with peppers

Servings: 4 Cooking time: 55 minutes

Fillet of turkey in the oven is amazingly delicious,if you simply bake it with bell peppers. This dish of Mexican cuisine - spicy and flavorful. it is called fajitas. Prepare fajitas like pork and chicken. In my opinion, it is very tasty dish is obtained from the turkey breast. Baked mix of meat and vegetables served on unleavened bread, tortillas, pita-like.

Fajitas turkey will fit perfectly in the summer menu, but if you do not regret money for the three red bell peppers, you can cook a turkey breast in the oven with peppers and winter.

And in the first and in the second case the dish youget festive, very elegant in appearance and an unusual taste. What is important to cook the turkey fillets in the oven can be less than one hour. This is very handy if you want to file a baked turkey with pepper on the table guests.

Ingredients for "Mexican fajitas with peppers turkey":

  • 1 kg of turkey fillet;
  • 3 medium sized sweet peppers;
  • 2 medium onions sweet varieties;
  • 2-3 tbsp. tablespoons vegetable oil;
  • half a lemon;
  • half a cup of sour cream (optional);
  • small bunch of cilantro.


  • . 1 teaspoon ground red chili peppers;
  • Article 0.5. tablespoons paprika;
  • half teaspoon onion powder.;
  • half teaspoon of garlic powder.;
  • half teaspoon of cumin.;
  • half teaspoon of cayenne pepper.;
  • . 1 teaspoon sugar;
  • . 1 teaspoon salt;
  • 1 h. Cornstarch.

Recipe "Mexican fajitas with peppers turkey":

turkey breast in the oven
Preheat oven to 190 gr.S. Mix all the ingredients for seasoning in a small bowl and set aside until the side (chili powder, paprika, onion powder, garlic powder, cumin, cayenne pepper, sugar, salt and corn starch).

turkey breast in the oven
Pepper clear from the core, and the onion peel. Cut onion half rings large and sweet pepper - strips.

turkey breast in the oven
Prepare a deep ovenproof baking dish, about the size of 35h25 cm. Place chopped vegetables in shape.

turkey breast in the oven
Cut the turkey breast on the first layers, and then - into thin strips. Add the meat in the form of vegetables.

turkey breast in the oven
Sprinkle seasoning cooked meat with vegetables. Drizzle them with vegetable oil, then mix all the ingredients of his hands in the form, so that all the pieces of meat and vegetables are well coated with oil and spices.

turkey breast in the oven
Now submit the form in prethe preheated oven and bake for 35-40 minutes. During this time, you need a couple of times (for example, after 15 and 30 minutes from the start of cooking) Mix all the ingredients for a better baking.
The finished dish sprinkle with the juice of half a lemon, let it "rest" for 10 minutes, and you can bring to the table.

turkey breast in the oven
It is best to serve turkey fillet baked with pepper, with the unleavened cakes. Mexican fajitas served on cakes, tortillas, add sour cream as a sauce.

turkey breast in the oven
We to this dish is perfect pita. Put a small amount of meat and vegetables in the center of a round pita. Add a few sprigs of parsley or cilantro, sour cream spoon and serve.
Bon Appetit!

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