Chicken is the perfect choice for a weeknight dinner. It is a healthy, low-fat, low-card meat that is full of protein. It is very versatile and can be served in a number of cooking styles. And, these chicken gyro bowls are a prime example.
Delicious in a summer salad, or delightful in a Thai green curry. Served simply as a slice of cold meat or marinated in an exotic, spicy sauce.
You can be forgiven for thinking that chicken is a bland dish but, with a little creativity and some imaginative spices, chicken is a truly memorable cooking ingredient.
Chicken Gyro Bowls
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Chicken Gyro Bowls
Greek-style chicken with a tomato and a cucumber salad of mixed greens is combined with chickpeas and crumbled feta cheese drizzled with a homemade tzatziki sauce is heaven in a bowl.
Tzatziki sauce is made by shredding cucumber and adding it to plain Greek yoghurt, olive oil, garlic, and fresh dill. Once you mix all the ingredients together, it’s done – no cooking required!
Keto Chicken Gyro Bowl
A tasteful Greek salad using the simple ingredients you would find in a typical Greek salad recipe. Dress this with a Keto version of a tzatziki sauce and you’re on a sure-fire vote winner.
When you need a quick and easy lunch or dinner this is a great solution for the days you need to stick to a low-carb diet but, you haven’t the time to cook.
Prep this ahead of time with simple, fresh ingredients. A gyro bowl is a salad without the lettuce.
The salad content of this dish is made up of cucumber, tomatoes, olives, onions, chicken and cheese. This is all dressed in a rich, creamy keto tzatziki sauce.
Greek-style Chicken Gyro
Marinated in Greek herbs and served atop tasty slad bowls, these chicken gyros make a healthy lunch or dinner. A generous scoop of creamy tzatziki sauce brightens the juicy chicken platter.
The tzatziki marinade is packed with flavour and will only improve if you can resist long enough to marinate the chicken overnight.
For a change, try these chicken gyros with pita bread or with a Mediterranean rice pilaf.
Meal Prep Greek-style Salad
In only 30 minutes, you can prep a Greek-style Chicken Gyro Bowl. You can make this really healthy lunch of dinner ahead of time.
This simple gyro bowl is a base of brown rice or quinoa, topped with juicy marinated chicken with a cucumber and tomato salad with feta cheese.
Instant Pot Gyro Bowls
A homemade tzatziki sauce elevates these chicken gyro bowls to the dizzying heights of summer salad perfection. A meal prep recipe that will save you valuable time in your busy summer schedule.
One advantage of making a meal like this healthy chicken gyro is allowing the flavours to fuse beautifully in the fridge before assembling the prepped ingredients in the final dish.
Kathleen has a simple rule for her salads to meet. The 3 F’s rule. Fresh, Flavourful and Filling. This Gyro salad meets the aim and, delivers them with panache. The traditional salad format delivers a healthy plateful we can all feel good about.
The key to her tzatziki sauce is to squeeze all the moisture from the zucchini which helps to thicken the final sauce. While store-bought tzatziki might suffice, she is of the opinion that you can’t beat fresh-made sauce.
Chicken Gyro Meals
Based on a traditional \greek sandwich, this chicken gyro bowl recipe will make a delicious, healthy dinner. Spring is the perfect time for making colourful, fresh chicken gyro bowls.
Lamb or chicken served on pita brea are the normal ingredients for a gyro dish. But, this recipe uses a base of healthy quinoa for a light protein-filled meal.