Mexican cooking can't get much more authentic than this traditional brunch recipe with melty cheese, crisp tortillas and a touch of chile heat.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 4 servings
6 guajillo chiles
1/2 cup coarsely chopped onion s
2 cloves garlic
2 Tbsp. oil
12 corn tortilla s (6 inch), cut into 1/2-inch-wide strips
1 large boneless skinless chicken breast (10 oz.), cooked, shredded
1 cup KRAFT Mexican Style Finely Shredded Four Cheese
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Let's Make It
Cook chiles in boiling water in medium saucepan 10 min. or until tender; drain, reserving 1/2 cup of the cooking water. Blend chiles, reserved water, onions and garlic in blender until smooth.
Heat oil in large skillet on medium heat. Add tortilla strips; cook 5 min. or until golden brown but not crisp, stirring occasionally.
Add chile sauce and chicken to skillet; cook 5 min. or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Sprinkle with cheese; cover. Cook 5 min. or until cheese is melted.
Start off your day with a serving of this traditional Hispanic breakfast entrée that provides a serving from these 3 food groups: grains, meat and dairy.
Garnish with chopped fresh jalapeño peppers, cilantro or green onions.
Serve with refried beans.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g
Saturated Fat 7g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 56g
Dietary Fibers 9g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
4 servings, 1 cup each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.