What does a fajita have in it?

How are fajitas traditionally served?

Traditionally, it was skirt steak sliced thin across the grain and quickly grilled to rare or medium rare and serve with warm flour tortillas and a selection of add-ons such as guacamole, pico de gallo, grilled peppers, onions, and cheese.

Do fajitas come with lettuce?

Lettuce. Shredded lettuce is another common fajita topping.

What can I replace peppers with in fajitas?

How to Substitute Peppers in Fajitas

  • Anaheim Peppers. These long, green peppers are relatively mild in terms of heat, but provide more of a punch than your standard bell pepper, which probably never took karate lessons. …
  • Banana Peppers. …
  • Poblano Peppers. …
  • Mushrooms. …
  • Green Beans. …
  • Jicama. …
  • Zucchini. …
  • Broccoli.

Are shrimp or chicken fajitas healthier?

Fajitas use one of the healthiest available cooking methods: grilling. They also come with grilled vegetables such as bell peppers and onions, which are valuable sources of antioxidants. Go for shrimp or white-meat chicken, instead of steak, to avoid the saturated fat content of red meat.

Are chicken fajitas high in cholesterol?

Chicken fajitas are low in cholesterol and a great choice.

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