Real Greek Souvlaki

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Ingredients for Chicken or Pork

1lb boneless, skinless chicken or pork tenderloin
3 tbsp fresh lemon juice
3 tbsp Real Greek Kalamata PDO Olive Oil
1 tsp fresh oregano, chopped
4 cloves fresh garlic, chopped
¼ tsp salt
¼ tsp fresh cracked pepper

Preparation for Chicken or Pork

  1. Cut chicken or pork into one inch cubes.
  2. Place remaining ingredients in bowl and mix.
  3. Coat the cut chicken evenly in mixture.
  4. Marinade for 1-4 hours.

Preparation on Souvlaki Skewers

  1. 1 large red onion, cut into small wedges.
  2. 12-16 cherry tomatoes.
  3. 4 bamboo skewers, soaked in water for 1 hour (so not to burn on grill).
  4. Thread equal amounts of meat, onion and cherry tomatoes onto skewers.
  5. Grill on medium high heat until chicken is cooked through.

Preparation for the Souvlaki Pita

  1. 4 toasted pita breads
  2. 1 cup shredded lettuce
  3. ½ cup prepared tzatziki sauce
  4. 7 oz. Real Greek Feta PDO
  5. On each pita, place a portion of lettuce, one unskewered chicken or pork and a tablespoon of tzatziki sauce.
  6. Top with a portion of Real Greek Feta and serve