This recipe was passed down to me from my grandmother. I hope you enjoy it as much as my family and friends have! Add any additional amount of anything, if desired. Make sure to add salt and pepper!

Emily

Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
15 mins
total:
30 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat; saute garlic until fragrant, about 1 minute. Add chicken; cook and stir until chicken is no longer pink in the center, 5 to 7 minutes.

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  • Mix onion, red bell pepper, black beans, and cilantro into chicken; saute until onion is tender, about 5 minutes. Stir salsa into chicken mixture until heated through, 1 to 2 minutes.

  • Spoon chicken mixture into tortillas and top with Mexican cheese blend.

Nutrition Facts

515 calories; protein 36.5g 73% DV; carbohydrates 56.8g 18% DV; fat 15.3g 24% DV; cholesterol 72.7mg 24% DV; sodium 1031.6mg 41% DV. Full Nutrition

Reviews (12)

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Rating: 5 stars
02/19/2020
I cheated and used the last bits of a rotisserie chicken from the grocery deli. Great quick dinner, especially with a squeeze of lime. Read More
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  • 5 star values: 6
  • 4 star values: 8
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Rating: 5 stars
02/18/2020
I cheated and used the last bits of a rotisserie chicken from the grocery deli. Great quick dinner, especially with a squeeze of lime. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
09/11/2015
Made it without the bell peppers and used cumin instead of the cilantro and was still great. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
07/15/2015
YUM.. very very good I used a roasted garlic salsa for extra garlicky goodness.. have had them with both corn and flour tortillas. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
02/10/2017
Didn't have bell pepper so I added corn. Anything goes. It was wonderful on top of rice too. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/19/2015
I really love this recipe. Only thing I did different was squeeze lime on top. :) Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
07/05/2020
Great recipe! Made plenty with leftovers. 2nd day used them for omelet filling, with avocado and diced tomato! YUM! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
02/27/2020
Pretty decent! I added a fresh squeezed lime. Read More
Rating: 4 stars
04/28/2020
Solid recipe, very clean. I sautéed the onions, then the garlic. Good jumping off point. Read More
Rating: 4 stars
08/25/2020
Easy and pretty good. It could have used a little more zing. Read More