The thought of eating them makes my mouth water. Did you you see the chilaquiles featured on the Biggest Loser? Didn't they look INCREDIBLE? Cheryl Forberg, the RD (registered dietitian) for the Biggest Loser created this recipe in collaboration with Jennie-O to create this better-for-you version of one of the most delicious dishes.
Using JENNIE-O® Lean Mild Turkey Breakfast Sausage Roll makes for a delicious version of the famous chilaquiles.
Want to make it at home? It's your lucky day!
Turkey Breakfast Sausage Chilaquiles
(recipe used with permission)
Prep time 20 mins
Total time under 30 mins
2 (14.5-ounce) cans diced fire roasted tomatoes
1 cup chopped onion
1 roasted red bell pepper
1 cup fat-free low-sodium chicken broth
¼ cup chopped cilantro
1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
2 teaspoons chopped garlic
½ teaspoon chili powder
½ teaspoon ground mustard
½ teaspoon dried oregano
½ teaspoon ground cumin
1 tablespoon chipotle chili in adobo sauce, if desired
salt and pepper, if desired
1 (16-ounce) package JENNIE-O® Lean Mild Turkey Breakfast Sausage Roll
48 baked corn tortilla strips
½ cup thinly sliced red onion
¼ cup crumbled low-fat feta cheese
¼ cup chopped fresh cilantro
1 medium avocado, died or ½ cup guacamole, if desired
In bowl of food processor or jar of a blender purée all sauce ingredients until smooth. Pour into a 2 quart sauté pan, simmer sauce, stirring, 3 minutes and season with salt and pepper, if desired. Keep warm. (Sauce may be made 2 days ahead and chilled, covered.) Yield 6 cups.
Cook turkey sausage as specified on the package. Always cook to well-done, 165°F as measured by a meat thermometer. Set aside.
Assemble Chilaquiles in shallow dishes or soup bowls. Crumble 6 tortilla chips into each bowl. Top with ¾ cup very hot sauce. Sprinkle with ¼ cup turkey sausage crumbles. Garnish with onion, feta cheese, cilantro and avocado, if desired.
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***Recipe and images provided in partnership with Jennie-O for the Biggest Loser. I do not receive financial compensation but I do receive product for consideration. I do use Jennie-O turkey often and only recommend and share products I use personally regardless of partnerships.