Chorri Pollo

Chorri Pollo Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lynne Hawkins

By
@chefmamma

Since my husband loves this dish when we go to Mexican restaurants, I thought I would try to make it myself! We were very happy with the results!

Please consider one piece of advice - Do the chopping and prepping before you start cooking! Most cooking steps are very short!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 lb
chorizo (mexican sausage, mild or medium
1 lb
chicken (breast or thigh meat) cut in strips
1 c
coursely chopped onion
1
poblano pepper, seeded and diced
8 oz
fresh mushrooms, sliced
1 tsp
black pepper
1 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
chile powder
1 1/2 tsp
ground cumin
1 lb
monterey jack cheese, shredded (mexican combination can be used too!)
1/4 c
milk
4 c
cooked rice

How to Make Chorri Pollo

Step-by-Step

  • 1In skillet, crumble and brown chorizo sausage ove medium high heat
  • 2When cooked through, remove chorizo from skillet, leaving the grease in the pan.
  • 3Cook the onions and peppers in the sausage grease for about a minute
  • 4Add mushrooms and chcken strips, stirring to combine
  • 5Sprinkle seasonings onto the food in skillet, stirring to coat evenly.
  • 6Saute for about 3 minutes, until chicken begins to brown and just cooked through
  • 7Return the sausage to the skillet and stir to combine. Remove from heat.
  • 8In a medium saucepan, combine the cheese and milk. Simmer on medium low and stir until it is melted and smooth.
  • 9Serve the Chorri Pollo over the rice and pour the cheese sauce on top. Serve with warm tortillas!

Printable Recipe Card

About Chorri Pollo

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pork
Regional Style: Mexican




Show 5 Comments & Reviews

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Craving an easy weeknight meal? Look no further. Check out these simply irresistible ways to dress up chicken for a delicious (and easy) dinner recipe!