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Chicken Tinga - Mexican



6 portion(s)

Chicken Tinga

  • 4 tomatoes, Cut into inch pieces
  • 8 pieces Canned Tomatillos, Whole (about half a can drained)
  • 30 g vegetable oil
  • 1 brown onion, Cut into pieces
  • 2 cloves garlic, whole, skin removed
  • 1/4 tsp Mexican Oregano, (or standard oregano if mexican not available)
  • 1/4 tsp marjoram, Dried
  • 1/4 tsp Thyme, Dried
  • 1 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • 2 tablespoons Chipotle in Adobo, or to taste
  • 6 pieces chicken thigh fillet
  • 0.5 litre chicken stock
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
  • 8
    Appliance TM 5 image
    Recipe is created for
    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Add tomatoes, tomatillos and onion to bowl and chop speed 5, 5 sec Closed lid
  2. Scrape down sides, add oil and sauté, Varoma speed 1, 10min Closed lid
  3. Blend speed 6, 5 seconds to make a smooth puree of sauce Closed lid
  4. Place Chicken thighs in Varoma. Add remaining ingredients to the bowl, cook 100°C, speed 1, 40 min with Varoma on top steaming the chicken
  5. Shred chicken and add to bowl, cook 100°C Counter-clockwise operation speed 1, 10 min

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*if you like a thicker sauce I reduce down until its at the right consistancy.
Serve with black beans, grated cheese, corriander and cabbage in soft tortillas

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