Shredded Chicken for Tostadas (Tinga)

Recipe by mariposa13
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 4-6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place chicken breasts in large pot and add water to cover. Add salt.
  • Turn water up to boiling and let simmer until chicken is cooked through.
  • Once chicken is cooked, remove from pan and shred. Set aside.
  • Heat med-large skillet with oil. Add halved tomatoes and cook about 5-10 minutes.
  • Remove tomatoes from skillet and place in blender. Add chipotles to blender with tomatoes (for mild taste only use 1-2 chipotles, add more for more heat).
  • Add 1 cup water to blender and about 1 tsp salt. Blend and set aside.
  • Place sliced onion in skillet. Cook about 5 minutes. Add salsa to skillet; mix well.
  • Mix chicken and salsa together and serve warm on tostadas.
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