Mediterranean Beef Pitas

Mediterranean Beef Pitas
(Source: KLTV)
(Source: KLTV)

Shalene McNeill with Texas Beef Council reminds us how easy and versatile stir frying is, with this simple,  healthy, delicious meal that your family will love.

Total Recipe Time: 20-25 minutes
Makes 4 servings


1 pound beef Sirloin Tip Steaks, cut 1/8 to 1/4 inch thick

1 tablespoon lemon pepper

4 pita breads, cut crosswise in half

3/4 cup plain or seasoned hummus

Sliced cucumber, tomatoes, red onions


Stack beef steaks; cut lengthwise in half, then crosswise into 1-inch wide strips. Combine beef and lemon pepper in medium bowl.

Heat large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add 1/2 of beef; stir-fry 1 to 3 minutes or until outside surface of beef is no longer pink. (Do not overcook.) Remove from skillet. Repeat with remaining beef. Season with salt, as desired.

Fill pita pockets with equal amounts of steak, hummus and toppings, as desired.

Nutritional Information

Nutrition information per serving: 368 calories; 10 g fat (2 g saturated fat; 4 g monounsaturated fat); 54 mg cholesterol; 649 mg sodium; 42 g carbohydrate; 4.8 g fiber; 27 g protein; 6.2 mg niacin; 0.4 mg vitamin B6; 0.9 mcg vitamin B12; 4.4 mg iron; 36.9 mcg selenium; 4.5 mg zinc.