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Mexican Chicken Stir Fry Recipe

Mexican Chicken Stir Fry
Mexican Chicken Stir Fry
Quick stir fry inspired by Mexican flavors

Chicken Recipe Ingredients

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  • 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 lb ground chicken
  • 2 tbs olive oil
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 orange bell pepper, diced
  • 1 jalapeno, seeded and diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tsp ground cumin
  • ½ tsp chilli powder
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1 can diced tomatoes, drained
  • ½ c fresh cilantro, chopped
  • salt & pepper

Chicken Recipe Instructions

  1. Cook the sweet potatoes in boiling water. Drain and set aside.
  2. Heat 1 tablespoon on the oil in a large skillet.
  3. Add the chicken, season well with salt and pepper and cook and stir until well browned. Remove from the skillet and set aside.
  4. Heat the remaining tablespoon of oil in the skillet and add the onion, bell peppers, jalapeno, garlic, cumin, chilli powder, oregano and pepper flakes.
  5. Cook for about 5 minutes or until it has softened.
  6. Add the chicken, sweet potatoes and diced tomatoes and cook and stir for about 5 minutes.
  7. Remove from the heat and stir in the cilantro and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  8. Serve with your choice of sides.