Tacos Árabes

A delicious skewered fusion of Lebanese and Mexican cuisine

10 mins

20 mins


Also works a treat with: Diced pork or lamb

Book: How to be a Taco Legend (p72)

Goes great with: Essential Mexican Salad Veg (p192), Salsa Tatamada (p181), Chipotle Salsa (p168) and pitta breads

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In the 19th century, Lebanese immigrants fled Ottoman rule and settled in Puebla in Mexico. A fusion of the two cuisines resulted in the invention of tacos árabes - traditional lamb was substituted with chicken and cooked on a vertical rotisserie like a doner kebab, then piled into soft pitta breads with Mexican salsa.

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10 mins

20 mins



4 with sides


Low Effort

Main Ingredient



Gluten Free

Gluten Free

Dairy Free

Dairy Free

Taste Profile

Meal Taste


Meal Taste



Popular Style




  • 500g diced chicken (thighs are best)
  • 1 red onion - quartered then the layers separated
  • 1 clove of garlic - finely grated
  • 1 tbsp vinegar (white wine or cider vinegar is best)

How to be a Taco Legend

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