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Greek Chicken Bowl

Greek Chicken Bowl


  • Author: Jo-Anna Rooney
  • Prep Time: 25
  • Cook Time: 20
  • Total Time: 45 minutes
  • Yield: 6 servings 1x

Description

This Greek Chicken Bowl Recipe is a fun, delicious and healthy dinner idea!  Serve everything buffet style so everyone can create their own dinner bowl.

Recipe Shortcut Tip: To save time, buy pre-marinated Greek chicken breasts from your grocery store.


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Ingredients

Greek Chicken:

  • 45 chicken breasts, marinated in a Greek marinade (or buy them pre-marinated)

Orzo:

  • 1 cup dried orzo
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 2 cups water

Greek Bowl:

  • 12 cups sliced grape tomatoes
  • 12 cups sliced cucumbers
  • 1 can chickpeas
  • 1/4 cup sliced red onion
  • 1 bell pepper, sliced
  • 1/2 cup black olives
  • crumbled feta cheese
  • lemon wedges

Dressings:

  • tzatziki
  • Greek salad dressing

Instructions

Greek Chicken:

  1. Make a Greek marinade, or use a Greek Salad dressing to marinate your chicken.  Let them marinate for at least 3 hours, or even overnight.  Recipe Shortcut Tip: buy pre-marinated Greek chicken breasts from your grocery store.
  2. After the chicken has marinated, grill them until the chicken is no longer pink.
  3. Slice the cooked chicken into pieces for serving.

Orzo:

  1. While the chicken is cooking, you can make the orzo.
  2. In a saucepan over low to medium heat, melt the 1 tbsp butter then add the orzo.
  3. Stir and cook the orzo until it is slightly golden.
  4. Add 2 cups of water, turn down the heat to low, and simmer the orzo until the water is gone.

Greek Chicken Bowl:

  1. Prepare all of the fresh ingredients and put them into their own serving bowls (buffet style).

Putting everything together:

  1. Place out all of the bowls of prepared ingredients, and let everyone make their own Greek chicken bowl!
  2. Sprinkle on crumbled feta cheese.
  3. Drizzle on tzatziki sauce and Greek salad dressing.
  4. Enjoy!