What’s Cooking With Trice: Chicken Flautas

Hey Dolls!

So are any of you as crazy about Pinterest as I am?  Being the food lover I am, I’m constantly on the hunt for new recipes to try and Pinterest is my go to for pinning new meal ideas.  A few nights ago I decided to give on of the recipes on my Pinterest board a try, Chicken Flautas!

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They turned out as delicious as they look! 



Ingredients:


* Boneless, Skineless Chicken Breasts (About 4)

* Baby Spinach 

 * Chicken Stock

* Burrito size tortillas (About 4-5)

* Mexican Blend Cheese

* Seasoning of Choice

* Jalepeno   

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1.) Season your chicken and poache in a skillet with chicken stock.

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2.) While your chicken cooks, cut up your spinach to make 2-3 cups (It really shrivels up to nothing when it cooks).  If you have a jalepeno, chop it up and add it along with the spinach to a skillet with a little chicken stock and cook it.  I used green pepper sauce because I didn’t have a jalepeno.

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3.) After your chicken cooks, let it cool for a few minutes then shred it with 3 forks.  At this point you can add a little more seasoning to taste. 

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4.) After you shred your chicken, cut your tortillas in half, and prepare a large baking sheet for assembly.
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5.) On the long edge of the tortilla, spoon 2-3 spoonfuls of the chicken mixture, cheese, and spinach.  Roll it towards the curved edge.

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6.) You should have 8-10 flautas.  Brush the top of each flauta with olive oil spread and put the sheet  in a 450 degree pre-heated oven and bake for 10-12 minutes.

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Here is the end product and the best part about it is that they are low in calories!  They were yummy!

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Pinterest came through for me!  
I can’t wait to try the next recipe.  If you are interested in following my pins, click here, and follow! I’ve come across a ton of great recipes!

Thanks so much for stopping by!
XOXO

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12 Comments

  1. Style4Curves
    January 29, 2013 / 1:31 am

    looks yummy!

  2. kt
    January 29, 2013 / 2:22 am

    you always have good eats….

  3. melissa ward
    January 29, 2013 / 4:14 am

    Yummy

  4. Sing of Singature Style
    January 29, 2013 / 3:50 pm

    I love a good Mexican dish, looks good.

  5. LV
    January 29, 2013 / 3:56 pm

    Looks so delicious. I need to try these.

  6. Mai Musings
    January 29, 2013 / 4:15 pm

    Oh this looks delicious, easy & healthy. I'll def be trying this Trice!

  7. Sunny LouisvilleSlugger
    January 29, 2013 / 5:36 pm

    This looks very good!

  8. Inez
    January 29, 2013 / 5:52 pm

    Look so yummy, minus the cheese of course. I need to try!

  9. Carsedra McKoy
    January 29, 2013 / 7:43 pm

    I LOVE MEXICAN FOOD, I just posted a recipe on my blog of one of my favorite dishes I made and now I have something new to try, YAY!!I am hosting a little Super Bowl gathering at my house and the food theme is Mexican, I think I might makes these Sunday!!Carsedra of:http://www.embracingtherealme.com/http://sweets4yourtooth.blogspot.com/

  10. Ebony CPrincess
    January 31, 2013 / 4:08 am

    OMG they look amazing! I've just started to get my feet wet with Pinterest…its so much out there in the Piniverse! lol

  11. Fashion Pad
    January 31, 2013 / 11:58 am

    This looks so good! I need to hop on Pinterest.

  12. Katarina Chebenova
    February 25, 2013 / 7:57 pm

    everything looks so delicioushttp://theshortiesfashion.blogspot.co.uk/

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