Chicken Shawarma on Pita Bread

These shawarma chicken thighs make the very best chicken shawarma on pita bread. Lots of spices, cucumber, onion, tomato and spicy schug sauce.

For this Shawarma Chicken Thighs recipe you'll need: chicken thighs, onion, tomato, cucumber, cilantro, parsley, garlic, lemon, cumin, coriander, cinnamon,  pita bread.


Blend all spices together then coat chicken with the spices, fresh garlic and lemon juice. Add a drizzle of oil then let marinate for 24-48 hours.

Marinating Chicken Thighs

This chicken shawarma recipe combines traditional flavors with non-traditional flavors. My favorite sauce is the spicy green schug which contains, parsley, cilantro, spices and jalapeno.

Schug Sauce & Tzatziki

Chicken shawarma is one of my very favorite recipes. So much flavor and easy to make. Shawarma Chicken thighs on a pita are great for family meals!

Making Shawarma Chicken Thighs

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