Chicken Chilaquiles

Banner Image: 

Summary

Yield
Servings
SourceRecipe from StrongerTogether.coop.
Prep time10 minutes
Cooking time20 minutes
Total time30 minutes

Description

While traditionally served for breakfast, this hearty version of chilaquiles with chicken makes a quick weeknight main dish, too. Salad greens tossed with crisp radish slices and quick-pickled red onions are a tasty side.

Ingredients

16 ounces
tomatillo salsa
1 cup
onion, white (diced)
1  
pepper, jalapeño (seeded and chopped)
3  
pepper, poblano (seeded and diced)
1/2 bunch
cilantro (chopped)
6 cloves
garlic (minced)
1 teaspoon
sea salt
1 pound
chicken tenders
   
tortilla chips
1 1/2 cup
queso fresco (crumbled)
1 1/2 cup
avocado (diced (optional))
1/2 cup
cilantro (chopped (optional))
1/2 cup
radish (sliced (optional))
1  
lime (cut into wedges (optional))

Instructions

In a food processor or blender, blend together the salsa, onion, peppers, cilantro, garlic and salt. Pour the blended sauce into a skillet over medium heat, add the chicken tenders and cook for 8 minutes, turning tenders halfway through the cooking time, until chicken is cooked.

Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Place a layer of tortilla chips on the baking sheet, pour half of the chicken and sauce on top and add half of the queso fresco. Add a second layer of tortilla chips, chicken and sauce, and top with the remaining queso fresco and your choice of optional toppings. Serve immediately.

Notes

Posted with permission from StrongerTogether.coop. Find more recipes and information about your food and where it comes from at www.strongertogether.coop.