Modern Manna Recipe / Msakhan - Roasted Chicken Over Pita Bread

A Middle Eastern-style recipe adapted from the Slim Peace website.

Illustration: Chicken Doram Gaunt

Adapted from the Slim Peace website.

Serves 3


1 tablespoon olive oil

4 large onions, chopped

Pepper, turmeric, salt, cumin and cinnamon, to taste

2 chicken breasts (about 10 oz.) chopped very thin

3 whole wheat pita breads


1. Heat oven to 180 degrees Celsius (350 degrees Fahrenheit).

2. Heat the oil in a heavy-bottom pan and cook onions until they are golden. Add the salt, spices and chicken breasts, and cook while stirring until the chicken is fully cooked.

3. Spread the chicken and onions evenly on the pita breads and transfer to the oven for a few minutes.