Here is a recipe that my husband and I both enjoy. Making the chicken
rolls is easier than it sounds. Just remember to remove the toothpicks
before serving-or warn everyone. From Karen Walsh in your Saturday
morning Fairfax meeting.
Chicken Chile Rolls
4 Skinned and boneless chicken breasts
canned whole green chile peppers halved & seeded (I have substituted the
canned chopped chiles and they worked great)
4 tbls shredded Monterey jack cheese
3/4 cup fine dry bread crumbs
1 1/2 tablespoons chile powder
2 1/4 tsp. ground cumin
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. garlic powder
1/3 cup skim milk
Place chicken between 2 sheets of heavy duty plastic wrap (or in an
unzipped bag) & flatten to 1/4 inch thickness using a meat mallet or
Place one green chile half and 1 tablespoon cheese in the middle of each
breast. Roll up lengthwise and tuck ends under. Secure with wooden
Combine bread crumbs and spices. Dip chicken in milk then bread
crumbs. Place in a baking dish coated w/ cooking spray. Bake at 400
degrees for 30 minutes.
5 points per serving (one chicken breast).