Tinga de Pollo, or Chipotle Chicken

Here’s a spicy chicken dish with two versions: tomato sauce-based or creamy. Both are delicious! Vegetarians and vegans can substitute tofu for the chicken and use vegetable stock. Note: The chicken needs to marinate overnight.

Tinga de Pollo aka Chipotle Chicken
Serves 6 // 271 calories, 3 net carbs (creamy version: +10 calories, <1 net carb)

4 boneless organic

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Green Chili Enchilada Chicken Breasts

Savory, lightly spicy, and very easy to assemble, this is definitely a recipe for busy people.

Green Chili Enchilada Chicken Breasts
Serves 6 // 442 calories, 8 net carbs

6 pasture-raised chicken breasts, boneless/skinless (approximately 2 ¼ pounds)
1 15-ounce container green enchilada sauce
Sea salt, freshly-ground black pepper
1 teaspoon ground cumin
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Chicken Shawarma Sauté

This isn’t a traditional Middle Eastern Chicken Shawarma, but the flavor profiles are very similar, so that’s what I decided to go with, title-wise. This dish features the rich, dark, strong flavors of cooked spices, which a cooling yoghurt sauce helps balance.

Chicken Shawarma Sauté
Serves 4 // 249 calories, 1 net carb

4 chicken breasts
2 tablespoons extra virgin … Read more

Smoked Duck Breasts with Cherry Compote

Here’s a dish fit for a special occasion. Smoky flavors, a rich cherry compote, and a jammy red wine, are perfect for winter holidays.

Smoked Duck Breasts with Cherry Compote
Servings 2 // 439 calories, 9 net carbs

2 smoked wild duck breasts, about 3 oz., each
(Vegetarian option: slices of grilled polenta)

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Chicken and Mushrooms Marsala

This is one of those classic recipes to have in your back pocket for surprise guests 🙂

Chicken and Mushrooms Marsala
Serves 4 // 489 calories, 3 net carbs

2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons butter
2 pounds organic free-range skinless chicken breasts
Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
2 tablespoons purchased chicken demi-glace + 2 tablespoons water
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