Chicken With Poblano Cream Sauce

Prep Time:
20 minutes
Cook Time:
25 minutes
4 - 6 servings

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1 - 1 1/2poundsboneless, skinless chicken breasts,

6fresh poblano chile peppers (about 1 pound),



1cupCrema Mexicana Agria (Mexican sour cream),


1Heat broiler.

2Meanwhile, remove stems and seeds from peppers. Cut peppers lengthwise into quarters and place on a broiler rack, skin-side up. Broil peppers 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 minutes, then peel or rub skins from peppers and discard. Cut peppers into 1/4-inch-thick strips.

3Place chicken breasts between 2 sheets of wax paper and pound to a uniform thickness (pound thicker areas to match thinner ones). Cut each chicken breast into 2 portions; season both sides with salt and pepper.

4Heat 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 cover to keep warm; leave pan juices in skillet.

5Sauté onion in pan juices 5 to 7 minutes until softened; stir in pepper strips. Add sour cream and stir until heated through. Season to taste. Serve sauce over chicken breasts.

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