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    Chicken With Rio Grande Sauce in Tortillas

    Chicken With Rio Grande Sauce in Tortillas. Photo by Pete-L

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    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    50 mins

    30 mins

    20 mins

    Pete-L's Note:

    This is a variation on Discovery Foods Rio Grande sauce which they have stopped making. I am still working on perfecting it but its pretty close.

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 2-3

    Yield:

    Tortillas

    Units: US | Metric

    For the sauce

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Chop the Jalapenos and Small Onion.
    2. 2
      Add 1/2 cup of water and puree together.
    3. 3
      Mix the tomato puree and 1 1/2 cups of water then add the puree.
    4. 4
      Simmer this for 5-10mins.
    5. 5
      Mix all the spices and stir them into the sauce.
    6. 6
      Cover and gently simmer for 20mins.
    7. 7
      In a Wok add some oil and cook the chicken for about 3-4mins.
    8. 8
      Add the peppers and onion strips and stirfry untill the onion goes translucent.
    9. 9
      Add the sauce and simmer untill the chicken is cooked through and the sauce thickens (about 10-15mins).
    10. 10
      Heat the oven to 80-100 degC
    11. 11
      While that simmers take the tortillas and heat in a hot pan about 6sec per side then put in the oven to keep warm.
    12. 12
      Serve in a bowl and spoon out the mix, roll then enjoy :) - Note I dont add any sour cream as I prefer the heat.

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    Nutritional Facts for Chicken With Rio Grande Sauce in Tortillas

    Serving Size: 1 (612 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 2

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 859.2
     
    Calories from Fat 133
    15%
    Total Fat 14.8 g
    22%
    Saturated Fat 3.6 g
    18%
    Cholesterol 205.3 mg
    68%
    Sodium 2182.1 mg
    90%
    Total Carbohydrate 83.4 g
    27%
    Dietary Fiber 9.3 g
    37%
    Sugars 11.1 g
    44%
    Protein 94.7 g
    189%

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    rapeseed oil

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