Chicken With Tomatillos and Cilantro

Recipe by JaniceJean
READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition

DIRECTIONS

  • Roast husked, rinsed tomatillos in a cast iron skillet over medium heat until browned on all sides and soft (about 8-10 minutes)- use tongs to turn.
  • Transfer tomatillos to food processor and coarsely grind.
  • Wash and dry chicken, season liberally with salt and pepper.
  • Saute onions, scallions and jalapeno in olive oil until soft- approximately 4 minutes.
  • Increase heat to high and add chicken, cooking until lightly seared, approximately 2 minutes.
  • Still in tomatillo, lime juice, and sugar, and simmer until done.
  • Stir in cilantro and cook for one minute.
  • Correct seasoning, adding salt or sugar to taste.
  • Serve with rice or tortillas.