Grill tomatillos and peppers instead of cooking them in boiling water. Heat grill to medium heat. Grill tomatillos and peppers 8 to 10 min. or until tender, turning occasionally. Blend with broth, cream cheese and garlic until smooth. Continue as directed.
Creamy Tomatillo & Chicken Skillet
Substitute boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces, for the shrimp. Add to hot oil with the onions; cook and stir 8 to 10 min. or until chicken is done. Add tomatillo mixture, cilantro and 1/4 cup Parmesan; continue as directed.