Corn Tortilla Red Chilaquiles with Chicken
Corn Tortilla Red Chilaquiles with Chicken

Corn Tortilla Red Chilaquiles with Chicken

35 Min(s)
35 Min(s) Prep
Create a traditional Mexican brunch with Corn Tortilla Red Chilaquiles with Chicken. This delicious recipe features melty cheese, crispy corn tortillas and a touch of chile heat.
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4 servings
Original recipe yields 4 servings
6 guajillo chiles
1/2 cup coarsely chopped onions
2 cloves garlic
2 Tbsp. oil
12 corn tortillas (6 inch), cut into 1/2-inch-wide strips
1 large boneless skinless chicken breast (10 oz.), cooked, shredded
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Let's Make It
1
Cook chiles in boiling water in medium saucepan 10 min. or until tender; drain, reserving 1/2 cup of the cooking water. Blend chiles, reserved water, onions and garlic in blender until smooth.
2
Heat oil in large skillet on medium heat. Add tortilla strips; cook 5 min. or until golden brown but not crisp, stirring occasionally.
3
Add chile sauce and chicken to skillet; cook 5 min. or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Sprinkle with cheese; cover. Cook 5 min. or until cheese is melted.
Kitchen Tips
Tip 1
Size Wise
Start off your day with a serving of this traditional Hispanic breakfast entrée that provides a serving from these 3 food groups: grains, meat and dairy.
Tip 2
Special Extra
Garnish with chopped fresh jalapeño peppers, cilantro or green onions.
Tip 3
Serving Suggestion
Serve with refried beans.
Nutrition
Calories
520
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g
28%
Saturated Fat 7g
35%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 70mg
23%
Sodium 360mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates 56g
20%
Dietary Fibers 9g
32%
Sugars 9g
18%
Protein 29g
58%
Vitamin A
670%
Vitamin C
2%
Calcium
25%
Iron
20%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
servings
4 servings, 1 cup each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
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