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Grilled Avocados with Peruvian Chicken and Mango Salsa

Course: Main Course, Main Dish
Cuisine: American, Peruvian
Keyword: grilled avocados, peruvian chicken
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 293 kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
Delicious Grilled Avocados with Mango Salsa Chicken will have you feeling like you are on a tropical vacation without leaving your backyard. Healthy and easy to make! 
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Ingredients

  • 2 large avocados
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Peruvian Chicken:

  • 1/2 cup shredded chicken *see note
  • 1/8 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/8 teaspoon smoked paprika

Mango Salsa

  • 1 teaspoon lime juice
  • 1 mango diced
  • 1/2 cup Mezzetta Roasted Red Peppers
  • 1/2 green bell pepper diced
  • 1/4 cup red onion diced

Instructions

  1. Toss shredded chicken with spices and lime juice, set aside or refrigerate until ready to use.
  2. Combine all ingredients for mango salsa in a medium bowl, toss and set aside or refrigerate until ready to use.
  3. Cut avocados in half removing the seed. Brush each side with olive oil and heat the grill on high. Place cut side directly on the grate and allow to cook for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Remove and top with Peruvian shredded chicken and mango salsa. Serve immediately and enjoy!
  5. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

Recipe Notes

I use a plain rotisserie chicken from the grocery store for my shredded chicken. Since you only need a small amount. Consider making Buffalo Chicken Dip with the remainder.

Nutrition Facts
Grilled Avocados with Peruvian Chicken and Mango Salsa
Amount Per Serving
Calories 293 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g 34%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 22mg 7%
Sodium 269mg 11%
Potassium 685mg 20%
Total Carbohydrates 17g 6%
Dietary Fiber 8g 32%
Sugars 7g
Protein 9g 18%
Vitamin A 15.9%
Vitamin C 56.1%
Calcium 2.7%
Iron 6.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.