Turkey Mole Recipe

Jo Zimny


I love Mole, it's really tasty and very different. It is very popular in New Mexico and Mexico.


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30 Min
5 Hr


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1/2 c
slivered almonds
1/2 tsp
vegetable oil
2 1/8 medium
dried ancho or anaheim chillies, stemmed, seeded and chopped
1 c
chopped onion
2 clove
chipoltle chile in adobo
1 1/2 c
fire roasted crushed tomatoes
1 Tbsp
1/2 tsp
1/4 tsp
sea salt
1/8 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 oz
semi-sweet chocolate, chopped
6 in size corn tortillas torn into pieces
1 Tbsp
white wine vinegar
1/2 c
chicken broth
1 1/2 lb
turkey (or chicken) thighs
cilantro spring, optional

How to Make Turkey Mole Recipe


  • 1Heat oil in a large skillet over med-high heat. Add the Chillies and saute 1 minute or until soft. Add the almonds, onion and garlic and saute 4 minutes or until onion is lightly browned.
  • 2Spoon the mixture into a food processor, add the chipotle chili, sugar, spices, chocolate, tortilla pieces, vinegar and broth and process until smooth.
  • 3Add the turkey pieces and spice mixture to the slow cooker, and stir to coat.
  • 4Cover and cook on low-heat for 5-8 hours. Don't stir this during cooking. Remove and serve with a side of rice.
  • 5Enjoy!

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