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Chicken With Poblano Cream Sauce
Prep Time:
20 minutes
Cook Time:
25 minutes
4 - 6 servings

1 - 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts

6 fresh poblano chile peppers (about 1 pound)

1 tablespoon oil

1 medium onion

1 cup Crema Mexicana Agria (Mexican sour cream)


Heat broiler.
Meanwhile, remove stems and seeds from peppers. Cut peppers lengthwise
into quarters and place on a broiler rack, skin-side up. Broil pepper
s 3 to 4 inches from heat source 4 to 6 minutes or until skin blisters
and begins to blacken. Remove from oven and immediately place peppers
in a 1-gallon sealable plastic bag. Seal bag to close; let stand 10 m
inutes, then peel or rub skins from peppers and discard. Cut peppers i
nto 1/4-inch-thick strips.
Place chicken breasts between 2 sheets of wax paper and pound to a uni
form thickness (pound thicker areas to match thinner ones). Cut each c
hicken breast into 2 portions; season both sides with salt and pepper.
Heat oil in a large, nonstick skillet over Medium heat; cook chicken 4
to 8 minutes per side until juices run clear or internal temperature
of chicken reaches 165 degrees F. Remove chicken from skillet and cove
r to keep warm; leave pan juices in skillet.
Sauté onion in pan juices 5 to 7 minutes until softened; stir i
n pepper strips. Add sour cream and stir until heated through. Season
to taste. Serve sauce over chicken breasts.

Nutritional Information

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