Chicken Shawarma | How to make Chicken Shawarma

By Falafels The Lebanese Haus  |  1st Feb 2016  |  
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  • Homemade Mayonnaise

About Chicken Shawarma Recipe

A wonderful chicken shawarma that is simple and consists of the classic shawarma flavours.

Chicken Shawarma is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Chicken Shawarma by Falafels The Lebanese Haus has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 6 people. You can find Chicken Shawarma at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Chicken Shawarma takes 15 minutes for the preparation and 20 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Chicken Shawarma is a good option for you. The flavour of Chicken Shawarma is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Chicken Shawarma on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Chicken Shawarma recipe on the page below.

Chicken Shawarma

Ingredients to make Chicken Shawarma

  • 8 skinless, boneless chicken thighs
  • For the marinade:
  • Hung curd – 100 gm
  • All spice powder - 2 gm
  • Garam masala powder - 3 gm
  • chilly powder - 3 gm
  • salt to taste
  • turmeric powder – 3 gm
  • cumin powder – 3 gm
  • coriander powder – 3 gm
  • For the Sauce:
  • Mayonnaise - 50 gm
  • yogurt - 50 gm
  • garlic - 20 gm
  • olive oil – 10 gm
  • parsley cop - 5 gm
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • For plating:
  • Thinly sliced tomatoes – 65 gm
  • Iceberg lettuce shredded – 100 gm
  • Hummus - 50 gm
  • Pickled onion 50 gm
  • Khubus Bread

How to make Chicken Shawarma

  1. Cut chicken into thin long slices and marinate for 4 hours.
  2. Pan sear the chicken on both sides till nice and brown and then finish cooking in a preheated oven at 180 degrees Celsius for 8 minutes.
  3. Heat the khubus bread on both sides till nice and hot. Apply a tablespoon of hummus, some lettuce and then add 100 gm of chicken.
  4. Put some sauce, pickle onion, tomato and some more sauce. Close the wrap and serve hot.

Reviews for Chicken Shawarma (17)

Roman Roman6 months ago


Reyansh Saxena7 months ago


Nabodita Sinhaa year ago

Lovely recipe! Great snacks

Ankit Kumar Guptaa year ago


Shaziya Azmia year ago

Hummus :soak 100gms chick peas over night & boil in cooker till soft grind along with 4-5 cloves garlic 2 tbsp sesame paste 1/2 lime grind till soft & smooth paste is acquired add salt. For plating heat 2 tbsp olive oil add pine nuts till golden cool for a while and pour over hummus sprinkle chilli flakes and serve with crisp pita

Huma Javaida year ago

All spice powder means garam masala powder n hummus is made of chickpeas that is choley

Vinitha Chamua year ago

Can anyone tell me wat is all spice powder??

Sarmistha Purkayasthaa year ago


harshitha ka year ago


Latha Naira year ago

chk You Tube,arabic kupoose recipe. pita bread recipes. u will get plenty. now wheat kupoose is also available. so we can make it with wheat flour too.

Ayushi Prakash2 years ago


Namita Sharad2 years ago

how do you make these breads ??

zainab sayyed2 years ago

what is hummus?

Asma Afreen2 years ago

what is mean by all spice powder??

Bushra bint Abdurrahman2 years ago


neelam kishore shrivastava2 years ago


Binita Bhowmik2 years ago