Slow Cooker

Mexican Chicken Tamale Pie

with cheddar-jack cheese and sour cream

Prep & Cook Time: 60+ min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

All ingredients are individually packaged, but our central facility is not certified allergen-free. Furthermore, ingredient contents may vary. Please check recipe cards and ingredient packaging for allergens and nutrition facts. If you have serious allergies, please use your best judgment or consult a health professional to decide if our meals are safe for you!
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In Your Box (serves 6)

  • 28 oz. Diced Chicken Thighs
  • Info
    4 oz. Shredded Cheddar-Jack Cheese
  • 6 oz. Corn Kernels
  • 3 Tbsp. Taco Seasoning
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    10 oz. Corn Muffin Mix
  • 6 oz. Mixed Diced Peppers
  • 8 fl. oz. Red Enchilada Sauce
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    4 oz. Sour Cream
  • 6 Garlic Clove
  • 4 Green Onion

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    501
  • Carbohydrates
    48g
  • Fat
    20g
  • Protein
    33g
  • Sodium
    1272mg

Recipe Steps

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F
  1. 1

    Prepare The Ingredients

    Trim and thinly slice green onions, keeping white and green portions separate. Mince garlic

  2. 2

    Start The Meal

    In a clean slow cooker, corn, peppers, garlic, green onion bottoms, 3 tablespoons corn muffin mix, ½ cup water, and half the taco seasoning. Top with chicken thighs, remaining taco seasoning, enchilada sauce. and half the cheese. Turn slow cooker on to low heat. Cover, and cook for 3 ½ hours.

  3. 3

    Add The Topping

    Combine remaining corn muffin mix and ½ cup water in a small bowl. After 3 ½ hours, remove lid and top chicken mixture evenly with corn muffin mixture and remaining cheese.

  4. 4

    Finish The Dish

    Continue to cook until topping is browned, 30-45 minutes. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with sour cream and green portions of green onions. Bon appétit!

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