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Turkish Beef 'Doner' in a Pita

Turkish Beef 'Doner' in a Pita

with DIY Garlic Toum Sauce

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This classic Turkish wrap is equally tasty and colourful! Our Turkish spice blend is smoky, sweet and oh so delicious. Paired with seasoned onions, crunchy cucumber, and drizzled with tangy toum dressing.


Produced in a facility that processes milk, sesame, eggs, fish, shellfish, crustaceans, mustard, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybean and sulphites.

Preparation Time30 minutes
Cooking difficultyEasy

serving 4 people

Ingredientsarrow down iconarrow down icon

serving 4 people

570 g

Beef Strips

4 unit

Pita Bread


20 g


20 g


4 tbsp


(ContainsEgg, Sulphites, Mustard)

2 tbsp

Turkish Spice Blend

160 g

Roma Tomato

132 g

Mini Cucumber

113 g

Red Onion, sliced

1 unit


Not included in your delivery

4 tbsp


2 tsp


Nutrition Values
Nutrition Valuesarrow down iconarrow down icon
per serving
per 100g
Energy (kJ)0 kJ
Calories663 kcal
Fat33 g
Saturated Fat6 g
Carbohydrate53 g
Sugar6 g
Dietary Fiber6 g
Protein38 g
Cholesterol59 mg
Sodium400 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.
Utensilsarrow down iconarrow down icon
Garlic Press
Small Bowl
Measuring Spoons
Paper Towel
Large Bowl
Large Non-Stick Pan
Aluminum Foil
Baking Sheet
Silicone Brush
Instructionsarrow up iconarrow up icon
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Preheat your oven to 425°F (to toast pitas). Start prep when oven comes up to temp! In Step 1, adding the minced garlic to the lemon juice before making your DIY toum sauce will help mellow the pungent flavour of garlic!

Wash and dry all produce.* Mince or grate the garlic. Juice half the lemon. Cut the remaining lemon into wedges. Finely chop the parsley. Cut the tomatoes into 1/4-inch cubes. Cut the cucumbers into 1/4-inch cubes. In a small bowl, stir together 1/4 tsp minced garlic and 2 tsp lemon juice. Set aside.


Pat the beef dry with paper towels and cut strips into 1-inch pieces. In a large bowl, toss together the beef, onions, Turkish spice blend, remaining garlic and 1 tbsp oil. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside. In another large bowl, add the tomatoes, parsley, cucumber, 1 tbsp oil and 1/2 tbsp lemon juice. Stir to combine. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside.


Heat a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat. When pan is hot, add 1 tbsp oil, then half the beef mixture. Cook, stirring occasionally, until onions soften and beef is cooked through, 4-6 min. (TIP: Cook to a minimum internal temp. of 71°C/160°F.**) Transfer to a plate and cover with foil. Repeat with another 1 tbsp oil and remaining beef mixture.


Meanwhile, on a baking sheet, arrange the pitas and brush each with 1 tsp oil. Toast in the middle of the oven, until the pitas are warmed through, 3-4 min. (NOTE: Use two baking sheets if your baking sheet is small.)


Meanwhile, in the same small bowl (from Step 1) with the garlic and lemon juice, whisk in the mayo.


Divide the toasted pitas between plates, then top with the doner beef and veggie salad. Spoon over the toum.