This Stuffed Peppers recipe will really surprise you because it isn’t just good, this dish is amazing. It’s got a perfect balance of Tex-Mex going on that is literally out of this world. It starts out with Broiled Poblano Peppers that are stuffed with Spanish rice, a mix of chopped veggies, Chipotle Chicken and spices that lay in a bed of Red Enchilada Sauce, then smothered and baked with Cheese.
Recipes I use with Stuffed Peppers
I mentioned a few ingredients that will need to be prepped before hand to make these South Western Style Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers. They list as follows: Spanish Rice, Chipotle Chicken and Enchilada Sauce. If you’d like to learn my recipes, they are listed below, right in the ingredients, as clickable links. They’re all very simple recipes with a video tutorial for each one.
Stuffed Peppers Ingredients:
8-10 Poblano Peppers
1 cup Spanish Rice
1 cup Chipotle Chicken
1 cup Enchilada Sauce
1 cup Colby Jack Cheese, grated
1 can Black Beans, strained and rinsed
1 can White Corn, strained
2 Green Onions, chopped
1 tomato, chopped
1 Garlic Clove, chopped
1 tbsp Fresh Cilantro, chopped
1/2 Lime, freshly squeezed
1 tbsp Olive Oil
Creole Seasoning, to taste
These Stuffed Peppers are baked under the Broiler, so just follow the short video tutorial and I’ll show you exactly how to do it.
Here’s a Chipotle Chicken Recipe you’ll just love and use again and again. It’s tender, juicy and full of flavor. The spice can be adjusted according to your specific tastes. I’ve portioned out the heat to a medium kick so adjust accordingly by adding or subtracting Chipotle Peppers. I’m using canned Chipotle Peppers with Adobo sauce so the smokey taste will spread further. Marination isn’t necessary but it never hurts if you want to throw this in the refrigerator over night or for even just a half an hour. It’s up to you.
Chipotle Chicken for Tacos & Burrito’s
There are a ton of different ways to use this Chipotle Chicken recipe but my favorite way to put this meat to use is with street style tacos, like the photo above or in a burrito. I even like to have it in a rice bowl, with a lot of other veggies, Tex-Mex style. But if you want to go “fast food” with this Chipotle Chicken, I highly recommend loading a burrito, 7 Layer style, with all the works. I’m talking about rice, beans, cheese, guacamole, lettuce and sour cream. That’s one of my favorite ways to prepare this recipe, Chipotle style Taco Hell. 😉