Chorizo-Stuffed Chicken Breasts With Queso Sauce Recipe

Chorizo-Stuffed Chicken Breasts With Queso Sauce Recipe
15 Ingredients
  • For the Chicken and Filling:
  • 1 (6-ounce) link Mexican chorizo, casing removed
  • 1 medium jalapeño, stemmed and minced
  • 1/2 medium white onion, minced (about 1/3 cup)
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
  • For the Cheese Sauce:
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 medium white onion, minced
  • 2 medium cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup light beer, such as pale ale or lager
  • 3 ounces Velveeta, cut into small cubes
  • 4 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, cut into small cubes
  • 4 ounces pepper jack cheese, cut into small cubes
  • 3/4 cup whole milk
Nutrition
718
36% daily value
4 servings
                                       
                                            low-​carb
     

Fat

77% 50

Saturated

112% 22

Trans

- 0

Monounsaturated

- 19

Polyunsaturated

- 3

Carbs

4% 13

Carbs (net)

- 12

Fiber

4% 1

Sugars

- 6

Sugars, added

- 0

Protein

99% 49

Cholesterol

59% 177

Sodium

53% 1260

Calcium

58% 581

Magnesium

15% 62

Potassium

16% 739

Iron

9% 2

Zinc

41% 5

Phosphorus

108% 756

Vitamin A

18% 160

Vitamin C

8% 8

Thiamin (B1)

34% 0

Riboflavin (B2)

54% 1

Niacin (B3)

69% 11

Vitamin B6

84% 1

Folate equivalent (total)

9% 36

Folate (food)

- 36

Folic acid

- 0

Vitamin B12

72% 2

Vitamin D

10% 2

Vitamin E

13% 2

Vitamin K

8% 9
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