Mexican Grilled Chipotle Chicken
Mexican Grilled Chipotle Chicken
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 50 min
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  • Summary

    Smoky, spicy and delicious, this Grilled Chipotle Chicken is bathed in the most flavorful marinade. Grill the chipotle chicken ahead and reheat on busy weeknights, or store it in the flavorful chipotle marinade, then fire up the grill after work. Use in burrito bowls, salads, tacos, or pasta. So EASY and oh so tasty!

    Ingredients

    • 2 lbs chicken thighs or breasts ( boneless, skinless)
    • ¼ cup olive oil
    • 2 chipotle peppers (canned) plus 2 tablespoons adobo sauce ( juice from can)
    • 4 garlic cloves
    • 1 shallot
    • 1 ½  tablespoons cumin
    • 1 tablespoon coriander
    • 2 teaspoons chili powder
    • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
    • 2 teaspoons salt ( 1 teaspoon per pound)

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 411 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 20 g 31.03%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 15.99%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 166 mg 55.19%
    • Sodium: 146 mg 6.08%
    • Calcium: 48 mg 4.84%
    • Potassium: 851 mg 24.32%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 15.9%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 3 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.85%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 52 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 10.4%
    • Vitamin C 2.31%
    • Vitamin D 0.57%
    • * 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 - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat7
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total6 oz-eq