Spicy Chicken Empanadas

Are you looking for a recipe to spice up your day? Do you love eating spicy food? Me too! I love spicy food because it is appetizing and extra tasty. Would you be interested to learn how to make an Empanada from scratch? No problem! This recipe can teach you how to make your very own Spicy Chicken Empanada. No need to worry about the ingredients because many are basic and for those that cook a lot some may already in your kitchen.

This dish is easy to cook and won’t take you so long. Imagine, in 50 minutes time you could be biting into a delicious empanada. This recipe makes 15 tasty servings that should be enough for you and your family unless you have a very large family! As we all know, Empanada is a Spanish food. Its place of origin is in Galicia and Leon Spain. Empanada is a stuffed bread or pastry baked or fried. It comes from the word “empanar” which is a Galician, Portuguese and Spanish verb which means to wrap or coat in bread. Empanadas are made by folding dough or bread with stuffing that consists of a variety of ingredients such as meat, cheese, huitlacoche, vegetables and fruits. Empanadas may also come in different sizes.

If you are not familiar with some of the ingredients, here is a little information about them. You might be asking yourself what is chipotle peppers in adobo sauce. Chipotle is a smoked-dried jalapeno. We all know that jalapeno is a famous Mexican chili pepper. This chipotle chili is used in Mexican and those Mexican inspired dishes. It is a key ingredient in making various salsas. It imparts a relatively mild earthy spiciness. Chipotle can be ground and can be combined with other spices to make a meat marinade such as adobo. It has heat and distinctive smoky flavor. The most popular use is to make and store them in adobo sauce so that they can be easily added to soups and sauces. You can definitely make your own chipotle peppers in adobo sauce or just buy those pre-made ones in the grocery store.

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