Introducing Baja Chicken: Deliciously Spicy and Perfectly Perfect
If you’re looking for something with a kick, then Baja Chicken is the perfect choice for you! This longtime favorite brings together the unique flavors of Mexico’s coastline for an unforgettable dish. The combination of fiery spices and juicy chicken results in a mouthwatering combination of both heat and flavor.
Baja Chicken Recipe – The Perfect Balance of Flavor and Fire
- 2 pounds thinly sliced boneless, skinless chicken breast
- 1 green bell pepper, sliced
- 1 yellow bell pepper, sliced
- 1 red bell pepper, sliced
- 1 jalapeno pepper, chopped
- 1 onion, finely chopped
- 2 cloves of garlic, minced
- 2 tablespoons of olive oil
- 1/2 cup chicken broth
- 1 tablespoon of cumin
- 1 teaspoon of oregano
- 1 teaspoon of chili powder
- 1 teaspoon of salt
- 1/4 teaspoon of black pepper
- Heat olive oil in a large skillet or pot over medium-high heat.
- Once the oil is hot, add chicken in a single layer and cook 3-4 minutes on each side, until cooked through.
- Remove chicken from skillet and set aside.
- Add bell peppers, jalapeno pepper, onion, and garlic to the skillet and sauté for 3-4 minutes or until vegetables are just beginning to soften.
- Add chicken broth, cumin, oregano, chili powder, salt, and black pepper. Stir to combine.
- Add chicken back to the skillet and bring mixture to a boil. Lower heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally, until sauce has reduced and is thickened.
- Serve hot with desired accompaniments and enjoy!
A Taste of Mexico
Baja Chicken is a great way to get a taste of Mexico in your home. This dish takes its influence from the coastal region of Mexico and combines all the flavors of the region into one, delicious meal! The combination of the spicy jalapenos, sweet bell peppers, and savory spices make this dish one that is both exciting and comforting. Whether you’re looking to add a little “zip” to your usual meals, or you’re trying to recreate the flavors of a Mexican seaside vacation, Baja Chicken is the perfect dish.
Try it out tonight and bring a little bit of Mexico into your home. With the perfect combination of flavors, you’ll be sure to please even the pickiest of palates!