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A delicious middle eastern Chicken Shawarma recipe that you just have to try. Perfect on a hot summers day with an Israeli salad.

Chicken Shawarma

Delicious chicken shawarma recipe, the perfect middle eastern dish. 

Course Chicken, Keto, Main Course, paleo
Cuisine Middle Eastern
Servings 2


  • 1 lb Chicken Breast or Thigh Meat

For The Marinade

  • 1 tbsp Ground Cumin
  • 1 tbsp Ground Coriander
  • 1 tbsp Minced Garlic
  • 1 tsp Sea Salt
  • 3 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1/4 tsp Cayenne Pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Dried Ginger
  • 1 tsp Black pepper
  • 1 tsp Allspice


  1. Combine all of the ingredients for the marinade in a large ziplock bag or bowl.

  2. Add the chicken to the bag of marinade and rub together and let sit for a minimum of 20 minutes. 

  3. In a preheated pan on a medium heat fry the chicken for about 12 minutes, turning occasionally until cooked through and golden. 

  4. Serve up with a yummy Israeli salad or your favorite salad.