Roasted Fajita-Spiced Chickpeas Pitas with Avocado Dip

Roasted Fajita-Spiced Chickpeas Pitas with Avocado Dip

Roasted Fajita-Spiced Chickpeas Pitas with Avocado Dip - super easy, flavorful, and ready in 35 minutes!

Serves

4 small pitas

Prep Time

Cook Time

Ingredients

  • 4 small pitas
  • 1 cup chickpeas, cooked and drained
  • 1 tsp fajita seasoning
  • 1 avocado
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp lime juice
  • 1 handful of fresh cilantro
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 jalapeno pepper
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 2 Tbsp Greek yogurt
  • salt and pepper, to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 425F/220C/Gas Mark 7. Place the drained chickpeas on a large baking sheet. Sprinkle with chili, fajita seasoning, salt and pepper, to taste. Drizzle with olive oil and stir to mix. Roast for 20 minutes, stirring every 7-8 minutes, until the chickpeas turn golden brown.
  2. Place avocado, garlic, olive oil, lime juice, cumin, jalapeno, fresh cilantro, salt and pepper in a food processor. Pulse until smooth, scrape down the sides of the bowl if needed.
  3. Start assembling the pitas by spreading each pita with a spoonful of avocado dip, topping with roasted chickpeas and sprinkling more fresh cilantro. Finish with Greek yogurt topping.

Note

To make this recipe vegan, omit the yogurt topping.


Roasted Fajita-Spiced Chickpeas Pitas with Avocado Dip

Roasted Fajita-Spiced Chickpeas Pitas with Avocado Dip

Roasted Fajita-Spiced Chickpeas Pitas with Avocado Dip

Nutrition Information

Serving Size
1 pita
Amount Per Serving
Calories
433
Total Fat
20.4g
Saturated Fat
3.5g
Cholesterol
0mg
Sodium
218mg
Total Carbohydrates
51.8g
Dietary Fiber
13.0g
Sugars
6.3g
Protein
13.8g

Recipe Rating

5
Average: 5 (4 votes)

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Maggie Moore's picture
I LOVE roasted chickpeas and avocado so this has to be wonderful.
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Matea's picture
This has my name written all over it: chickpeas, avocado, pita bread!! Yum! :)
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Mary's picture
So glad to hear that Matea! :) Thanks for the comment.
Mary's picture
Thank you! I really appreciate that Jennie!
Aida's picture
This looks absolutely yummy, and I can't wait to try it!
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