Roasted butternut and feta fajitas

Roasted butternut and feta fajitas recipe

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  • Serves 4
  • 20mins to prepare and 30mins to cook
  • 440 calories / serving

Ingredients

  • 1 medium sized butternut squash
  • 2tbsp olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, peeled and thinly sliced
  • ½tsp chilli flakes
  • large pinch ground cumin
  • 1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves, chopped
  • 240g just spinach leaves
  • 200g feta cheese, crumbled
  • 8 plain flour tortilla wraps, warmed

Each serving contains

  • Energy

    1860kj
    440kcal
    22%
  • Fat

    17g 24%
  • Saturates

    8g 40%
  • Sugars

    7g 8%
  • Salt

    2.7g 45%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 59.1g Protein 16.7g Fibre 6.5g

Method

  1. Pre-heat the oven to 190°C, 170°C fan, Gas Mark 5. Cut the butternut squash in halve lengthways and scoop out the seeds with a spoon and discard. Cut each half into quarters, peel and thinly slice. Spread the butternut squash into a shallow roasting tin and drizzle over the oil, then scatter over the garlic slices, chilli flakes, ground cumin and fresh thyme leaves. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper and roast for 20 minutes. Scatter over the pinenuts and roast for a further 10 minutes.
  2. Tip the spinach into a large bowl. Crumble over the feta cheese and spoon over the roasted butternut squash straight from the oven. Cover with clingfilm and leave to stand for 5 minutes. (the spinach will not wilt completely but will retain all its goodness) 
  3. Divide the butternut and spinach mixture evenly between the 8 warmed flour tortillas, then wrap and serve immediately.

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