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Chipotle Chicken Puffy Tacos

  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Ingredients 14
  • Servings 8

Puffy taco shells stuffed with pulled rotisserie chicken in chipotle sauce. Topped with fresh guacamole, salsa and favorite taco toppings like lettuce, tomato and queso fresco. MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

Toppings

2
avocados, pitted, peeled and cubed
1
can (4.5 oz) Old El Paso™ chopped green chiles
1
tablespoon lime juice
2
tablespoons chopped red onion
1/4
cup chopped fresh cilantro
1 1/2
cups shredded iceberg lettuce
1
plum (Roma) tomato, seeded and diced
3/4
cup crumbled queso fresco cheese

Chipotle Sauce

3/4
cup Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky salsa
1
canned chipotle chile in adobo sauce (with 1 tablespoon adobo sauce)
1/4
cup water

Filling

2 1/2
cups pulled (not shredded) deli rotisserie chicken (from 2-lb chicken)

Puffy Tortillas

1/4
cup vegetable oil
8
Old El Paso™ tortillas for soft tacos & fajitas (6 inch)

Steps

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  • 1
    In medium bowl, make guacamole by mixing avocados, green chiles, lime juice, red onion and cilantro, mashing slightly; set aside.
  • 2
    Plate Chipotle Sauce ingredients in blender or food processor. Cover; blend on high speed until smooth. Pour half of sauce in 10-inch skillet over medium heat with chicken, reserving 1/2 cup for topping. Cover skillet; heat chicken and sauce until warm.
  • 3
    Meanwhile, heat oil in 10-inch nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add 1 tortilla. Cook until starting to puff up, then turn over. Once second side is puffed up, remove from skillet; drain on paper towels.
  • 4
    Fold each tortilla in half, and top with slightly less than 1/3 cup chicken mixture. Top with guacamole, a drizzle of reserved sauce, lettuce, tomato and cheese.

Expert Tips

  • If you want more zesty chipotle flavor, dust the puffy tortillas with chipotle powder after draining on paper towels.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Taco
Calories
300
Calories from Fat
150
% Daily Value
Total Fat
17g
26%
Saturated Fat
4g
20%
Trans Fat
1g
Cholesterol
45mg
15%
Sodium
720mg
30%
Potassium
330mg
9%
Total Carbohydrate
21g
7%
Dietary Fiber
3g
13%
Sugars
0g
Protein
17g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%
10%
Vitamin C
8%
8%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
8%
8%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 1 Very Lean Meat; 1/2 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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