Racing Weight Cookbook delivers more than 100 flavorful, easy recipes for athletes that will help you hit your ideal weight without compromising your performance.
Try out this easy-to-make Level 1 recipe for lunch.
1 SERVING // 20 MINUTES
Recipe profile: High protein
8 ounces boneless, skinless chicken breast or tenders
½ teaspoon chipotle powder
½ teaspoon salt
½ red onion (grill before slicing)
2 10-inch whole-grain tortillas
½ cup (5½ oz.) roasted red peppers from a jar
½ avocado, sliced
1 Preheat indoor or outdoor grill. Season chicken on both sides with chipotle powder and salt.
2 Place chicken and onion on grill and cook for 8–10 minutes or until chicken is fully cooked and onion is soft. Slice grilled onion when it’s cool enough to handle.
3 Place a tortilla on each plate and top each with half the roasted red peppers and avocado. Divide cooked chicken and onions evenly and fold or wrap to close.
Per serving: 410 calories, 13 g fat, 43 g total carbohydrate, 5 g dietary fiber, 33 g protein
DQS COUNT (per serving)
WHOLE GRAINS 1
LEAN MEATS & FISH 1
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