Chicken Tinga Tacos

Serves: up to 4 | Cooking time: 1 hour

Recipe by Brooklyn Supper for Farmer Focus.

This colorful, celebratory chicken tinga taco spread is the perfect way to ring in the new year at home! Made with 100% organic Farmer Focus hand-cut chicken tenders and simmered with a mix of smoky, spicy chipotle chilies in adobo sauce, tomatoes, and chicken broth, these easy-to-make tacos are super delicious!

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For the filling

  • 1 package of Farmer Focus Chicken Tenders

  • Sea salt and black pepper

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • 1 yellow onion, minced

  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic

  • 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth

  • 1 cup diced tomatoes

  • 2 - 3 canned chipotle chilies in adobo plus 2 tablespoons sauce, divided

  • 2 tablespoons dried oregano

  • Serve with… Warm corn tortillas, Red onion, Radishes, Avocado, Jalapeños, Shredded lettuce



  1. Sprinkle tenders on both sides with sea salt and pepper.

2. Set a large skillet over medium heat, add oil and onions, and sauté 5 minutes.

3. Fold in garlic and cook 1 minute more. Add chicken, tomatoes, 1 chipotle pepper, broth, and oregano, bring to a boil, and then simmer 20 minutes.

4. Remove cooked chicken from the sauce. When cool enough to handle, use to forks to shred the chicken.

5. Meanwhile, add 2 chipotles and 2 tablespoons of chipotle sauce to the cooking liquid and carefully blend until smooth.

6. Return pulled chicken to the skillet. Simmer uncovered for 20 minutes, stirring often.

7. Serve on warm tortillas with sliced red onion, radishes, avocado, and pickled jalapeños. Top with shredded lettuce.

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