Greek Gyro Chicken

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  • Chicken fillets ½ kg
  • Lehsan (Garlic) chopped 1 & ½ tbs
  • Paprika powder 1 tbs
  • Kali mirch (Black pepper) crushed ½ tsp
  • Dhania powder (Coriander powder) ½ tbs
  • Lal mirch (Red chili) crushed 1 tsp
  • Namak (Salt) ½ tsp or to taste
  • Lemon zest ¼ tsp
  • Dried thyme 1 tbs
  • Chicken powder ½ tsp
  • Cayenne powder ½ tbs
  • Lemon juice 1-2 tbs
  • Olive oil 2-3 tbs
  • Olive oil 1-2 tbs

Tzatziki Sauce:

  • Dahi (Yogurt) ½ kg
  • Dill (Soya) chopped ½ tsp
  • Fresh parsley chopped 1 tbs
  • Lehsan (Garlic) chopped ½ tbs
  • Kali mirch (Black pepper) crushed ½ tsp
  • Namak (Salt) ¼ tsp or to taste
  • Lemon juice 1 tbs
  • Kheera (Cucumber) peeled 1

Greek Salad:

  • Shimla mirch (Capsicum) cubes 1 large
  • Kheera (Cucumber) peeled & cubes ½ Cup
  • Tamatar (Tomato) cubes ½ Cup
  • Pyaz (Onion) cubes ½ Cup
  • Ice berg 1 Cup
  • Brown sugar powdered ½ tbs
  • Namak (Salt) 1 pinch or to taste
  • Kali mirch (Black pepper) crushed 1 pinch
  • Black olives as needed
  • Lemon juice 1 tbs
  • Feta cheese cubes
  • Olive oil 1 tbs


Cut chicken fillets into strips & set aside.

In bowl,add garlic,paprika powder,black pepper crushed,coriander powder,red chili crushed,salt,lemon zest,dried thyme,chicken powder,cayenne powder,lemon juice and olive oil,mix well.

Add chicken strips,mix well and marinate for 30 minutes.

In frying pan,add olive oil,marinated chicken and cook from both sides and squeeze lemon juice,mix well & set aside.

For Tzatziki Sauce:

In bowl,place strainer,muslin/cheese cloth,add yogurt and bring the four edges of the muslin/cheese cloth together and tie the knot tightly,hang for 1-2 hours.Hung curd is ready!

In bowl,add hung curd,add dill,fresh parsley,garlic,black pepper crushed,salt and lemon juice.

In separate bowl,grate cucumber with the help of the grater and squeeze cucumber completely with the help of the hands then add in bowl,mix well & set aside.

For Greek Salad:

In bowl,add capsicum,cucumber,tomato,onion,ice berg,brown sugar,salt,black pepper crushed,black olives,lemon juice,feta cheese,olive oil and give it a good mix.

Serve with pita bread.

Recipe By: Hareem Farooqi

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