Looking for an easy Cinco de Mayo recipe? Allow us to introduced these crock pot chicken enchilada stuffed peppers.
2 cups cooked shredded chicken
2 cups cooked white rice
1 cup enchilada sauce
1/2 cup cheddar cheese
3 tablespoons red onion, minced
3 tablespoons fresh cilantro
6 large bell peppers
1/4 cup cheddar cheese
green onions, diced, for garnish
sour cream, for garnish
In a large bowl, mix together the shredded chicken, rice, enchilada sauce, 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese, red onion, and 3 tablespoons cilantro. Set aside.
Fill the slow cooker with 1/3 cup water.
Rinse bell peppers, and then cut around the tops of the bell peppers removing the seeds and stem. Carefully begin filling the bell peppers with the chicken-rice mixture. Place stuffed bell peppers in the slow cooker. Top with remaining 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese. Cook on high for 3 hours.
Serve immediately and top with diced green onions, cilantro, and sour cream.