Shredded Chicken and Tomatillo Tacos with Queso Fresco
- 6 tomatillos, husked, washed, and grilled until blackened
- 1 serrano, grilled until blackened
- Olive oil
- 1/2 small red onion, coarsely chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped
- 1 cup chopped fresh cilantro
- 1 lime, juiced
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 1 1/2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken
- 8 blue corn tortillas
- 1 cup crumbled queso fresco
DirectionsWatch how to make this recipe.
Preheat the grill to medium. Add the blackened tomatillos and serrano to a small saute pan and briefly saute in a little olive oil on the grates of the grill.
Place the tomatillos, serrano, onion, garlic, cilantro, lime juice, and honey in a blender and blend until smooth. Place the tomatillo mixture in a large saute pan and place on the grates of the grill. Bring the mixture to a simmer, add the chicken, and heat through.
Place the tortillas on the grill, and grill for 20 seconds on each side. Spoon the chicken mixture into the tortillas and top with a few tablespoons of queso fresco. Fold the tortillas in half serve immediately.
Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay
Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen