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Total Time
1hr 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

This mole tastes like it took hours to prepare, but there are some great shortcuts to make it a snap! Find the mole sauce and Mexican hot chocolate in the Mexican food aisle of your grocery store.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in skillet on medium heat. Add ½ jar of mole’ sauce. Whisk as it browns lightly.
  2. Add tomato paste and whisk while adding chicken stock until thick gravy consistency.
  3. Add peanut butter and brown sugar (2-4 T, to taste), stirring constantly.
  4. Add cinnamon stick and simmer about 1 and 1/2 hours to thicken, stirring occasionally.
  5. Add chocolate (comes in blocks), let melt and stir.
  6. Salt and pepper to taste.
  7. Add stewed chicken, serve hot in flour tortillas.