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Chicken Souvlaki Pitas

1 review

These chicken souvlaki pitas are a favorite at our house, especially in summer. With just a few ingredients and a grill, we can enjoy a gourmet-style Greek dinner that's a snap to put together. Of course, a simple Greek salad on the side is a nice addition. — Becky A. Drees, Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Pressure-Cooker Shredded Chicken Gyros

6 reviews

Our family has no links of any kind to Greece, but we always have such a marvelous time at the...


Moroccan Chicken Tagine Pockets

1 review

I enjoy shredded chicken dishes, Moroccan seasonings and pita sandwiches. The addition of the carrot salad laced with dates and...


Burrito Pita Pockets

“Quick, delicious and kid-friendly“ is how Laura Mahaffey in Annapolis, Maryland describes her simple solution to busy weeknight meals. These...


Turkey Gyros

4 reviews

Greek seasoning, feta cheese and dill-cucumber sauce give this gyro an authentic taste. It was my family's introduction to how...

Breakfast Pitas

2 reviews

My husband and I like these pita pockets all by themselves for a quick breakfast. When you want a larger...


Chicken Gyros

15 reviews

This yummy chicken gyro recipe is a cinch to prepare. Just take tender chicken, coat it in a creamy cucumber-yogurt...

Chicken Sausage Pita Pockets

3 reviews

Chicken sausage comes in many flavors, so I try different ones when I make pitas with fresh basil and veggies,...


Lemon-Herb Gyros

1 review

My father developed this recipe as an alternative to traditional gyros, which are made with lamb. This version is easy...


Tender Chicken Pockets

I wanted to make lunches more interesting, so I created this recipe that's now a favorite of ours. Try it...


Beef Pitas with Yogurt Sauce

7 reviews

I've always wanted to tour the Mediterranean, but this is as close as I'll get...for now. Top these gyros with...

Southwest Gyros

4 reviews

When the gray days of winter set in, we begin dreaming of dishes that evoke the sunny side of life....


Italian Chicken Pockets

"My sister-in-law prepared these hearty sandwiches that are filled with chicken, mushrooms and pepperoni," writes Tricia Buss of Telford, Pennsylvania....


Sausage Egg Pitas

"When we were kids, my mom made these sausage and egg sandwiches for us on Sundays," shares Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's Melanie...


Mediterranean Chicken Sandwiches

3 reviews

I copied this delightful recipe when I was in Italy visiting my Aunt Elsa. The refreshing sandwich filling is nicely...


Grilled Beef Gyros

4 reviews

A spicy marinade adds zip to these grilled beef slices tucked inside pita bread. Friends from Greece gave us their...

Curried Beef Pitas with Cucumber Sauce

2 reviews

A good friend gave me this recipe when I first got married. I was a bit apprehensive to try it...


Asian-Style Turkey Pitas

Tired of turkey sandwiches? Try Beverly Graml's fresh-tasting adaptation—a warm spicy stir-fry tucked into pita bread. "A neighbor game me...


Spicy Chicken Tomato Pitas for Two

This is a terrific recipe, nice and light. It cooks up quickly, too, which is always a big bonus. A...


Beef & Spinach Gyros

11 reviews

A gyro typically is made of meat, often lamb, roasted on a spit and served sandwich-style in folded pita bread....


Grilled Turkey Pitas

3 reviews

Move over hamburgers! My Greek-style turkey sandwich filling is hearty enough to make a meal in a pita pocket. The...


Greek Beef Pitas

2 reviews

A local fast-food pita restaurant inspired me to make my own Greek-style sandwiches at home. Add olives if you like....


Peppered Pork Pitas

5 reviews

The combination of tender pork and sweet red peppers in these sandwiches will appeal to the whole family. Sometimes I...


Chicken Caesar Pitas

1 review

Hand-held and picnic friendly, these chicken-stuffed pockets pack a double dose of whole grains from brown rice and whole wheat...

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Spicy Chicken Tomato Pitas

5 reviews

I’m not sure if this is a Mediterranean dish with a southwestern flair or the other way around. All I...


Hearty Sirloin Pitas

1 review

Blue cheese takes these colorful sandwiches to the next level of flavor. To soften the pitas up a bit, warm...


Gyro-Style Turkey Pitas

8 reviews

These are so good! Everyone will love these hearty, flavorful handhelds. —Wanda Allende, Orlando, Florida


Easy Greek Chicken Sandwiches

3 reviews

My wife and I ate sandwiches similar to these at a restaurant and enjoyed them. But they weren't nearly as...


Potluck Pockets

2 reviews

My husband taught me how to make these fun tasty sandwiches. They take little time to prepare, and we enjoy...


Hearty Chicken Gyros

4 reviews

I love reinventing classic recipes to fit our taste and healthy lifestyle. This recipe is quick to prepare and can...