Photo: Oxmoor House
Prep Time
4 Mins
Cook Time
35 Mins
Yield
4 servings (serving size: 2 chicken thighs and 3 tablespoons broth)

Whole green chiles hug the chicken thighs and impart a mild, roasted flavor to both the meat and broth. The chiles used in this recipe come 3 per 4-ounce can.

How to Make It

Step 1

Preheat oven to 400°.

Step 2

Arrange chicken in an 8-inch square baking dish; squeeze lime juice evenly over chicken. Sprinkle evenly with taco seasoning.

Step 3

Slice chiles lengthwise, cutting to, but not through, other side; open flat. Place 1 chile over each chicken thigh. Cover dish with foil; bake at 400° for 30 minutes. Sprinkle cheese evenly over chiles and chicken; bake, uncovered, an additional 5 minutes or until cheese melts.

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