Chocolate hazelnut chicken mole
Chocolate hazelnut chicken mole
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    Chocolate hazelnut chicken mole - hints of dark chocolate and toasted nuts, touch of sweetness, and layer upon layer of complex flavors that blend into this sublime mole sauce, spooned over cooked chicken. 

    Ingredients

    • 1 plum tomato
    • 2 tomatillos
    • 1 onion
    • 3 garlic cloves
    • 2 oz mulato chiles (3-4)
    • 1 oz guajillo chiles * (4-5)
    • 1 Tbs ancho chile powder
    • 1/4 oz chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
    • 3 Tbs raisins
    • 3 Tbs toasted sesame seeds
    • 1 cup toasted hazelnuts
    • 1 tsp cinnamon
    • 4 whole cloves
    • 4 allspice berries
    • 1/2 tsp coriander seeds
    • 1/4 tsp aniseed
    • 1/4 tsp black peppercorns
    • 3 oz Mexican chocolate or very dark chocolate
    • 3-4 cups chicken broth (reserved from cooking the chicken)
    • salt to taste
    • 3 quarts water (10-12 cups)
    • 10 chicken drumsticks
    • 2 carrots
    • 3 celery stalks
    • 1 bay leave
    • 1/2 Tbs whole peppercorns
    • cooked rice, chopped cilantro, , chopped hazelnuts

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 383 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 26 g 39.93%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 17.15%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 34 mg 11.49%
    • Sodium: 802 mg 33.41%
    • Calcium: 97 mg 9.7%
    • Potassium: 609 mg 17.4%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 17.26%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 28 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 7 g 27.1%
    • Sugar: 15 g
    • Protein: 14 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 167.79%
    • Vitamin C 18.96%
    • Vitamin D 0.18%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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