Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Paleo Greek Chicken with Greek Salad

Ok, this may be my official favorite Paleo dish I have made to date. I just came from Greek fest here in the desert, and I have had Greek food on my mind.So, I have adapted a few of my favorite Greek recipes to be Paleo, and voila...

                                                       Greek Chicken Marinade

                                                       Juice from 5 lemons
                                                       fresh chopped oregano,rosemary & thyme
                                                       a boatload of chopped garlic
                                                       splash of olive oil
                                                       salt and lots of fresh pepper

                     Marinate at least 8 hours.I always marinate overnight(time permitting). I marinated 5 organic chicken breasts and grilled them.To die for.

                                                      Greek Salad

                                                    Grilled Eggplant
                                                    Red Onion
                                                    Chopped Garlic
                                                    Heirloom Tomatoes
                                                    Fresh Lemon Juice
                                                    Chopped Green Pepper
                                                    Fresh Chopped Oregano & Mint
                                                    Chopped Kalamata Olives
                                                    Lemon Juice
                                                    Red Wine Vinegar
                                                    Olive Oil
                                                    Salt & Pepper

Chop all veggies, combine lemon juice,red wine vinegar,olive oil & herbs and marinate for a few hours.

                                                  Paleo Greek Tzatiki

                                                 Greek Non Fat Yogurt

                                                 Juice of 2 Lemons
                                                 Chopped Cucumber & Red Onion
                                                 Chopped fresh oregano & mint

                                                  Chopped Garlic

                                                  Salt & Pepper

Whisk together and marinate for a couple hours.Serve as an accompaniment to chicken.

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