DELICIOUS GARLIC MAYO CHICKEN WRAP

It’s been a while since I was missing my most favorite garlic mayo chicken wrap, which I had a years back with my friend. Although it was made of very few ingredients, yet the taste and rich flavor made it my go to meal.

This wrap had merely cost me about £1.99. And is available at McDonald’s every day of the week with many other deals.

Calorie Count In Garlic Mayo Chicken Wrap

The total calorie count of garlic chicken mayo wraps is 350 Kcal or 1473 KJ.

Fats 9.3 g 
Saturated fats1.4 g
Carbohydrates 39.1 g 
Sugars 5.3 g
Fiber 4.9 g
Protein 24.9 g
Salt 1.55 g
DO YOU KNOW
These wraps were reintroduced by McDonald’s as part of their deal of the day offers back in summer of 2022.

I had tried the recipe at home and can assure you that if you make these wraps at home it would be tastier and cost much less than its original price.

Here is the recipe that i had tried.

Recipe For The Famous Garlic Mayo Chicken Wrap By McDonald’s

mayo chicken wrap

For The Chicken:

Chicken breast 1-2 medium sized.

Olive oil 3-4 Tbsp.

Garlic powder 1-2 tsp.

Paprika 1-2 tsp.

For Garlic Mayo:

Mayonnaise 1 cup

Garlic finely chopped 7-8 cloves.

Lemon juice 2 Tbsp.

Black pepper ½ tsp.

Other Ingredients:

Whole wheat tortillas 2-3. 

Fresh lettuce leaves 2-3. 

Tomatoes 1 ripe tomato sliced in thin rounders.

Salt 1 tsp.

How To Cook

Chicken preparation

chicken in pan 1
  1. Marinate the chicken with garlic powder, paprika, salt and pepper, by carefully adding all the condiments.
  2. Heat olive oil in a pan with medium heat.
  3. Place the marinated chicken into the pre-heated oil and let it fully cook for 20 minutes, then turn off the heat.
  4. If you want to have grilled chicken, then after it is cooked, add some butter into the pan and cook prepared chicken for 10 minutes on both sides. Your grilled chicken is ready.
  5. You can also have it baked or steamed. For baking, line up a baking tray with parchment paper, drizzle some oil and add chicken pieces on to the tray. 
  6. Preheat the oven for 10 minutes at 180 degrees.
  7. Pop it in a preheated oven and let it cook on 180 degrees for 20 minutes. Carefully flip the side in between.
  8. You can also have steamed chicken for a healthier option.
  9. Let it cool down.
  10. Cut the chicken into thin strips.

Garlic Mayo Preparation

garlic sauce

Mix all the above mentioned ingredients into one bowl and mix well until well combined.

Final Assembling

  1. Warm the tortillas in a pan or in the microwave.
  2. Spread generously the prepared garlic mayo sauce over the warm tortillas.
  3. Layer the chicken strips, lettuce and tomatoes on top of the mayo garlic sauce.
  4. Roll the wraps tightly to give them a final look.
tomato on tortilla
wrap

Serving suggestion

You can serve these wraps warm with french fries, a green salad or with sliced crunchy cucumber or any dip of your choice. For a more delectable experience, have this dip with a drink of your choice.

TIPS TO MAKE A PERFECT GARLIC MAYO CHICKEN WRAP

Balance: keep a balance check on level of spiciness so that you can enjoy the wrap to its fullest. Check and adjust accordingly.

Marination: make sure that you marinate your chicken well, before starting to cook it just to ensure that flavor’s of all the spices had been incorporated well.

Warm: before starting to assemble, warm the tortillas in a pan to have a warm and crispy wrap. Because it’s all about the crispiness that is significant in a wrap

.Vegetables: Use vegetables that are fresh to ensure that you get the crunchiness of fresh veggies. Also if you use stale vegetables you would not be able to recreate the perfect crunchy garlic mayo chicken

Condiments: adjust the flavor and level of spiciness by carefully adding all the condiments into the wraps. Taste it and then go ahead by balancing all the condiments.

FUN FACTS

  • Although these wraps are famous for signature mayo garlic sauce, McDonalds offers customization offers where you can add bacon strips, avocado or cheese to give it a more personal touch.

FUN FACTS

  • These garlic mayo chicken wraps are a great way to incorporate lean protein from chicken and freshness of green veggies making it a complete balanced diet.

At McDonald’s they have integrated every sort of wrap in their wraps category. For those of you who love to have meatless wraps they have got delicious and nutritious veggie wraps. These wraps are a treat for veggie lovers with lots of healthy vegetables and signature condiments of McD.

You can pair it up with any beverage or hot drink of your choice. You may order a yummy and energizing espresso drink with your wrap to complete your meal and can have the energy boosted.

Frequently Asked Questions

A.1 It is recommended that these wraps should be served fresh, therefore you can make the fillings in advance but it is better that you assemble it on time to keep it fresh. Otherwise it may affect the crunchiness of the wraps.

A.2 Yes, you may use the store bought chicken, in fact it would not only taste good but also saves time and energy while still giving the best results.

A.3 Yes, you can add any vegetables as per your choice and preferences. You can add sliced onions, bell pepper and avocados, if you like them, it depends totally on your choices.

A.4 The answer to it, YES , you may customize spices as per your need, it won’t affect the actual taste of the wrap. The level of spiciness and experimentation with different varieties of spices would only enhance the richness of these wraps.

A.5 olive oil is considered to be healthiest among all the other oils. Although you may use rapeseed oil instead of olive oil to make these wraps.

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