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Chicken mole wraps

8
6
6
Smartpoints value per serving
Total Time
31 min
Prep
20 min
Cook
11 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Moderate
Chocolate in a chicken dish? Absolutely! It's the key ingredient to Mole, a classic Mexican sauce, and it is delicious when combined with cinnamon, chili powder and other seasonings. When made from scratch, this specialty is a labor of love—the spices are toasted, then ground and the sauce is slowly simmered for hours. Here, we’ve achieved the same wonderfully seasoned, rich tasting result using a more simplified, stovetop version. Branch out beyond these wraps make the sauce to use for enchiladas, tacos or as a stir-in for chili. Its beautiful complex flavor makes a delicious partner for beef dishes too.

Ingredients

fat free chicken broth

1 cup(s)

uncooked onion(s)

1 small, chopped

garlic clove(s)

1 medium clove(s), chopped

chili powder

4 tsp, mild, red

bittersweet chocolate

1 oz

walnut(s)

4 halves, cut into pieces, raw

ground cinnamon

tsp

table salt

¼ tsp

black pepper

¼ tsp

uncooked boneless skinless chicken breast(s)

1 pound(s), thinly sliced

fat free flour tortilla(s)

4 large

romaine lettuce

2 cup(s), shredded, coarsely chopped

fresh tomato(es)

2 medium, cored and chopped

fat free sour cream

¼ cup(s)

Instructions

  1. Heat 1/4 cup broth in a large skillet. Add onion and garlic; sauté 2 minutes. Pour into blender; add remaining broth, chili powder, chocolate, walnuts, cinnamon, salt and pepper. Blend to a purée.
  2. Pour mixture into skillet; simmer 1 minute to heat. Add chicken strips. Cover and simmer until chicken is cooked through, about 5 minutes.
  3. Spoon 1/4 of cooked chicken down center of each flour tortilla. Add 1/2 cup lettuce, 1/4 of tomatoes and 1 tablespoon sour cream. Fold bottom and sides of tortilla toward center; roll to enclose filling. Yields 1 filled tortilla per serving.

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