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Tex-Mex Chicken Tostadas and Beans
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Chicken tostadas filled with peppers, onions, chicken, beans, cheese, and much, much more....

Prep Time: 25 minutes
Cook Time: 5 hours
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 10 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 310.3
Total Carbs 24.7 g
Dietary Fiber 2.9 g
Sugars 2.7 g
Total Fat 8.8 g
Saturated Fat 1.9 g
Unsaturated Fat 1.3 g
Potassium 175.3 mg
Protein 29.6 g
Sodium 642.7 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1 Vegetables , 2 1/2 Meat , 1 1/2 Starch , 1 Lean Meat
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Ingredients Directions
  1. Using a 3 1/2- to 5-quart slow cooker combine jalapeno peppers, garlic, chili powder, lime juice, and hot pepper sauce. Add onion and chicken.
  2. Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 5 to 6 hours or on high-heat setting for 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
  3. Remove chicken and onions from cooker, reserving 1/2 cup of cooking liquid.
  4. With two forks, pull chicken apart into shreds.
  5. In a medium bowl combine chicken, onions and the reserved 1/2 cup liquid.
  6. Spread refried beans on tostada shells. Top with hot chicken mixture and shredded cheese.
  7. Serve with lettuce, salsa, sour cream, and olives (optional).

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