Turkey Mole Tacos

Mole is a traditional Mexican sauce that combines the richness of chocolate and the smokiness of chile peppers.

Yield: 6 servings (serving size: 3 tacos)
Recipe from Oxmoor House

More From Oxmoor House

Recipe Time

Cook Time:
Prep Time:
Other: 10 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 353
  • Calories from fat: 21%
  • Fat: 8.4g
  • Saturated fat: 0.4g
  • Protein: 35.3g
  • Carbohydrate: 39.9g
  • Fiber: 5.6g
  • Cholesterol: 45mg
  • Iron: 2.7mg
  • Sodium: 637mg
  • Calcium: 70mg

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon canola oil
  • 3/4 cup chopped onion (1 medium)
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chipotle chile powder
  • 20 (5 1/2-inch) corn tortillas, divided
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 1/2 cup ground toasted almonds (about 1 ounce)
  • 1 (8-ounce) can no salt-added tomato sauce
  • 3 cups fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 pounds turkey tenderloins, cut into 1/2-inch slices
  • 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar

Preparation

  1. 1. Heat oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; sauté 5 minutes. Add cumin, chili powder, and chipotle chile powder; sauté 1 to 2 minutes (mixture will adhere to pan). Tear 2 tortillas into small pieces; add to pan. Sauté 1 minute. Add cocoa and next 5 ingredients. Bring to a boil; reduce heat, and simmer, uncovered, 15 minutes. Remove from heat, and allow to cool slightly.
  2. 2. Place mixture in a food processor; process until well blended. Return mixture to pan; add turkey. Cook over medium heat 20 minutes or until turkey is done; stir in vinegar.
  3. 3. Warm remaining tortillas according to package directions. Spoon about 1/4 cup turkey mixture on one half of each tortilla; fold in half.
My Notes

Only you will be able to view, print, and edit this note.

Add Note

Turkey Mole Tacos Recipe at a Glance
advertisement

More Recipes Like This

  1. Enter at least one ingredient

You want chicken? We've got it!

Chicken Tonight
Get endless recipe ideas for this dinnertime staple, emailed weekly.
We Respect Your Privacy. Privacy Policy