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Smothered Green Chile Pepper Chicken
Oxmoor House

Smothered Green Chile Pepper Chicken

The mild spiciness of canned green chiles marries well with the creaminess of the melted mozzarella cheese. Fresh lime juice adds a bright note. Serve with Corn-Filled Mini-Muffins (a start-with-a-mix recipe) for an easy weeknight meal.

Pantry Checklist:

  • Skinless, boneless chicken thighs (8)
  • Fresh lime juice
  • Taco seasoning (reduced-sodium)
  • Canned whole green chiles (2 to 3 cans)
  • Shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
Prep: 4 minutes
Cook: 35 minutes

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