Chipotle Chicken & Queso Fresco Tacos

Portions: 6

Ingredients
  • 1½ cups diced Chipotle Chicken Breast (recipe below)
  • 1½ cups Salsa Cruda (recipe below)
  • 12 each 6” Flour Tortillas
  • ¾ cups mashed Avocado, peeled and seeded
  • 1½ cups shredded Romaine Lettuce
  • ¼ cup crumbled Queso Fresco Cheese
Instructions
1
Lay each tortilla on a flat surface. Spread 2 tablespoons mashed avocado over each tortilla.
2
On bottom half of each tortilla, place 1/8 cup diced chicken, 2 tablespoons shredded lettuce, 1/8 cup salsa cruda and 1 teaspoon Queso Fresco cheese.
3
Fold tortilla over to close. Serve 2 tacos.
Chipotle Chicken Breasts
Ingredients
  • 1 Tbsp. + 1 tsp. minced Chipotle Peppers with Adobo
  • 1 tsp. minced Garlic
  • 2 Tbsp. Lime Juice
  • ½ tsp. Ground Cumin
  • ½ tsp. Salt
  • 1/8 tsp. Pepper
  • 15½ oz. Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts
Instructions
1
In a bowl, combine minced chipotle peppers, minced garlic, lime juice, cumin, salt and pepper for marinade. Pour marinade over chicken in a shallow dish. Keep refrigerated for 4 hours to marinate. Drain and discard excess marinade.
2
Preheat char broiler or grill. Cook chicken for 1 to 2 minutes on each side or until well-marked.
3
Transfer chicken to a sheet tray. Bake in a preheated 375°F oven for 5 minutes or until completely cooked and minimum internal temperature is at least 165°F.
4
Slice chicken into ¼” thick slices for use.
Salsa Cruda
Ingredients
  • ¾ cup diced Tomatoes
  • 2 Tbsp. diced Red Onions
  • 2 Tbsp. minced Jalapeño Peppers, seeded
  • 1½ Tbsp. fresh Cilantro Leaves
  • 2¼ tsp. Lime Juice
  • Dash of Black Pepper
  • 2 Tbsp. frozen Corn, thawed
Instructions
1
Use gloves to seed peppers. Pepper juice can burn eyes. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after seeding peppers.
2
In a bowl, combine all ingredients. Mix well. Keep refrigerated for use.
Nutrition Facts:
Calories
190
Carbs
21g
protein
16g
fat
5g
sat. fat
2g
sodium
330mg
fiber
5g
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