Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Rating
4.50rating out of 5

(1203 reviews from our customers)

Prep Time

35 min

Cuisine

Mexican

Use within

5-6 days

We've teamed up with Green & Black's to create the ultimate dark chocolate main course: chicken mole, pronounced 'mo-lay'. If you're a fan of chilli con carne, you'll love this dark, sweet, spicy and nutty Mexican chicken stew served with coriander lime rice and creamy yoghurt. Hola Mole!

Prep Time

35 min

Cuisine

Mexican

Use within

5-6 days

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In Your Box
Ingredients for 2 people (double for 4)
chicken stock cube (new 5/18)
1 chicken stock cube †
Peanut-butter
1 peanut butter pot (26g) †
Red-onion
1 red onion
basmati-rice
150g fragrant basmati rice
2 British Chicken Breast Fillets
1 2 British chicken breast fillets
Chipotle-paste
2 tbsp smokey chipotle paste
Tomato
1 tomato
Lime
1 lime
Greek-yoghurt
150g organic Greek yoghurt †
fresh-coriander
10g fresh coriander
tomato paste 3.18
1 tbsp rich tomato paste
Green & Black's 70% dark chocolate (15g)
15g Green & Black's dark chocolate †
ground-cumin
1 tsp ground cumin seeds
You Will Need
Pepper, salt, vegetable oil

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 chicken stock cube<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 26g peanut butter<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 red onion
  • 130g basmati rice
  • 2 British chicken breast fillets
  • 1 chipotle paste sachet (40g)
  • 1 tomato
  • 1 lime
  • 150g Greek-style yoghurt<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 10g coriander
  • 1 tbsp tomato paste
  • Green & Blacks Dark 70% Chocolate<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 538 kJ
128 kcal
3287 kJ
780 kcal
Fat
of which saturates
3.9 g
1.4 g
23.7 g
8.8 g
Carbohydrate
of which sugars
13.1 g
3.2 g
80.3 g
19.7 g
Fibre 0.9 g 5.4 g
Protein 10.5 g 64 g
Salt 0.53 g 3.26 g
*Gousto’s nutritional information only applies to ingredients supplied by Gousto. The cooking process and additional ingredients added at home (listed under “What you’ll need”) will affect total values.
Ingredients contain
1 chicken stock cube
salt, potato starch, vegetable fats (palm, shea butter, sal butter), yeast extract, sugar, chicken fat (2%), chicken (1%), spices (turmeric, pepper CELERY seeds), flavourings, onion powder, maltodextrin, lemon juice powder, parsely, caramel syrup, antioxidant (extracts of rosemary).
26g peanut butter
roasted PEANUTS (NUTS) 100%
1 red onion
130g basmati rice
Basmati rice
2 British chicken breast fillets
1 chipotle paste sachet (40g)
smoked red jalapeno chilli puree (22%), water, white wine vinegar, rapeseed oil, smoked white onion puree, tomato paste, sugar, smoked garlic puree, salt, ground smoked paprika, ground coriander, stabiliser: xanthan gum, preservative: potassium sorbate.
1 tomato
1 lime
150g Greek-style yoghurt
MILK
10g coriander
1 tbsp tomato paste
tomatoes
Green & Blacks Dark 70% Chocolate
Cocoa mass, Raw cane sugar, Cocoa butter, Emulsifier (soya lecithin), Vanilla extract
1 tsp ground cumin
Ground cumin
Allergens
  • Allergens highlighted by † (celery, peanuts, nuts, milk, soya)

In addition to the recipe specific allergen information provided, due to production and packing methods Gousto boxes may also contain low levels of the following allergens: Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Peanuts; Soya; Milk; Nuts: almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews ,pecan nuts ,brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia nuts; Celery; Sesame; Sulphur dioxide and Sulphites; Lupin; Molluscs; Mustard.

Cooking Instructions
Instructions for 2 people (double for 4)
1 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Preheat the oven to 180°C/ 160°C (fan)/ 400°F/ Gas 6 

Peel one whole onion and slice a few rings off it (as finely as you can)

Separate the onion rings, place them in a bowl of cold water and set aside

Tip: the cold water removes some of the harsh flavour from the raw onion 

2 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Heat a large, wide-based pan (preferably non-stick with a matching lid) with 1 tbsp [2 tbsp] vegetable oil, add the chicken with a pinch of salt and cook for 3 min on each side until golden 

Meanwhile, dice the remaining onion[s]

Transfer the coloured chicken to a baking tray, put it in the oven for 7-10 min or until slightly under cooked, then return the pan to a low heat, add a knob of butter and the diced onion with a pinch of salt and sugar and cook until step 5

3 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Meanwhile, add the rice, 350ml [700ml] water to a pot with a lid over a high heat and bring to the boil

Once boiling, reduce the heat to very low and cook, covered, for 10-15 min or until all the water has absorbed and the rice is cooked

Once cooked, remove from the heat and keep covered until serving

 
4 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Meanwhile, boil a kettle

Dice the tomato[es] 

Chop the chocolate up coarsely

Dissolve the stock cube[s] in 300ml [500ml] boiled water, add the chopped chocolate and peanut butter and whisk to combine - this is your chocolate stock

5 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Add the cumin and tomato paste and to the softened onion and cook for 1 min 

Add the chipotle paste, diced tomato and chocolate stock

Whisk to combine and bring to the boil over a medium-high heat - this is your mole sauce

 

6 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Transfer the chicken to the mole sauce and cook, covered, for 5 min or until the chicken is cooked through and the sauce has thickened 

Meanwhile, chop the coriander finely, including the stalks 

Roll the lime[s] with your hand on a hard surface (to release more juice!) and cut in half

 

7 Green & Black's Chicken Mole

Shred the cooked chicken while in the pan (we like to use a knife and fork!) 

Fluff the cooked rice and squeeze the juice of half the [whole] lime into it and mix in the coriander 

Cut the remaining lime into wedges

8

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Serve the chicken mole over the rice 

Garnish with the drained onion rings, a big dollop of Greek yoghurt and the lime wedges 

Enjoy!

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