Mole (pronounced mo-leh) from Puebla, Mexico is traditionally a deep, rich flavoured one-pot with ancho chilli, chipotle and chocolate, which gives the sauce its dark colour. Our quick version of tender pulled chicken takes inspiration from the Mole sauce, making for a tasty burger  filling. The chipotle slaw adds crunch and colour to the toasted brioche bun and the paprika sweet potato fries tie it all together nicely!

Cook our delicious Mexican Pulled Chicken in just Minutes

We’ve sourced and blended all of the unique flavour ingredients to make our authentic Mexican Pulled Chicken. We bring these all together in a recipe kit, which consists of 3 flavour pots; a Mexican Seasoning pot, a Chipotle Paste pot and a Mole Sauce pot. Simply follow our recipe, adding a few items from your fridge, to cook this delicious Mexican Pulled Chicken in just 25 minutes.

How Our Recipes Kits Work

We provide flavour ingredients:

  • Mexican Seasoning
  • Chipotle Paste
  • Mole Sauce

Your shopping list:

4
boneless chicken thighs
 
2
brioche buns
 
half
pointed white cabbage or savoy/other cabbage
 
2
carrots
 
3Tbsp
mayonnaise
 
2
medium sweet potatoes
 
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Our 25 minute recipe

  • 1.

    Heat the oven to 220C/200C fan/gas 7 and then bring a non-stick pan of water to the boil for the chicken. Put the chicken thighs in the pan to poach for 10 mins over a medium heat. Meanwhile, toss the sweet potatoes with 1 tbsp of oil and the Mexican Seasoning on a baking tray and roast for 20 mins.

  • 2.

    Meanwhile, put half of the Chipotle Paste into a salad bowl with the mayonnaise and stir well. Taste it, and if it’s too spicy, add some more mayonnaise, or if you want it spicier, add more Chipotle Paste. Then add the cabbage and carrots, mix well and put aside.

  • 3.

    When just cooked, remove the chicken from the pan and put on a chopping board. Pour away the water. Use two forks to "pull" the chicken thighs apart, roughly shredding them. Return the pan to the hob and heat 1 tbsp olive oil over a medium heat. Add the Mole Sauce, stir quickly, and then add the shredded chicken. Stir-fry for 2 mins and then add 50ml water to loosen the sauce. Then stir occasionally for 2-3 mins, or until the water has mostly been absorbed, then turn off the heat.

  • 4.

    When the potatoes are almost done, halve the buns and place them in the oven to warm up (cut side facing up). Assemble your bun by putting your pulled chicken mixture in and adding some chipotle slaw on top. Serve with the sweet potato wedges with extra slaw on the side.

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Mexican Pulled Chicken Reviews

BASED ON 2773 reviews

ROBIN - Nov 11, 2018

very good

Stacey - Nov 11, 2018

I didn’t see think this was going to be a hit - but it was lovely and I will definitely order again

Charlotte - Nov 10, 2018

Very tasty, but probably enough for 4 rather than 2. Buy extra brioche buns!!

Scott - Nov 10, 2018

A trick for the slaw. When you've made the sauce.... Cut some of the savoy and some Carrot then add abit at a time. They way you will make enough veg and still be saucey.

Stephanie - Nov 10, 2018

Takes a while, tastes okay.

Davey - Nov 08, 2018

Was nice but probably wouldn’t order again.

Brian - Nov 07, 2018

Yeh ok

Marie - Nov 06, 2018

Not cooked given away

Jeni - Nov 06, 2018

One of our faves, quick easy and tasty

Kim - Nov 05, 2018

Another lovely meal! Great taste, I used chicken breast and really enjoyed it x

Susan - Nov 03, 2018

Very filling especially as it made enough to have it in two buns each. Will definitely have again.

Nikki - Oct 31, 2018

One of the best dinners ever!!

Victoria - Oct 31, 2018

Loved this. Simple but tasty!

Claire - Oct 31, 2018

Really tasty and oh, so easy!

Liz - Oct 30, 2018

Nice but a little dry

sarah - Oct 28, 2018

Absolutely lovely dish!

Lynsey - Oct 28, 2018

It is tasty but all a bit of a faff

Nicki - Oct 28, 2018

Nice but not one of our favourites

Janie - Oct 28, 2018

My son's favourite. Loved it

Emma - Oct 26, 2018

Loved it. Never boiled chicken before, never knew I could do that it really works. We used all the slaw seasoning so it had a nice little kick. Tip: we used 5 chicken thighs and it made so much pulled chicken I am glad I bought 4 brioche buns because we needed them.

Wendy - Oct 25, 2018

Amazing

Sharon - Oct 24, 2018

Straight forward and tasty

Paul - Oct 23, 2018

Tastes so naughty, i love this one.

Sally - Oct 23, 2018

Didn't like the Chipotle Coleslaw

Nicky - Oct 22, 2018

Loved this dish, one of our favourites yet!

J - Oct 20, 2018

Messy to eat but a great dish, great flavours and textures.

Lisa - Oct 20, 2018

Best one yet

Eleanor - Oct 19, 2018

So tasty! Chicken was so nice and tender my boyfriend thought it was slow cooked. Definitely went well with brioche buns so would try and seek them out if you can

Louise - Oct 18, 2018

Delicious! Especially oved the fries!

Kaye - Oct 18, 2018

Hubby loved this one definitely one to have again

Elly - Oct 18, 2018

Very tasty chicken and fries. Coleslaw was just coleslaw, nothing special.

Ian - Oct 18, 2018

Bit ordinary to be honest, having a chicken sandwich is nicer !

Julie - Oct 17, 2018

This is the second time we have had this love it

Marta - Oct 16, 2018

First one I ordered was amazing, then every time after that I was being sent Spinach Paneer instead so this time I recreated the mixes and pastes from the little list on the recipe card. I probably won’t order again as my version was incredible (!) but will carry on using your service as the recipe combinations are very innovative and creative and with new ones every month - you cannot go wrong

Chris - Oct 16, 2018

Delicious burger with a difference

Julie - Oct 12, 2018

So yummy - a fantastic Friday night treat meal!

Emma - Oct 11, 2018

Tasty suits the whole family

Jill - Oct 10, 2018

Brilliant dish, with nice side dishes that compliment it. Very messy but worth it. Nice and juicy meat with lovely flavours. Sweetcorn is so tasty.

Lauren - Oct 10, 2018

Easy to cook and so nice ????

Aisling - Oct 08, 2018

Big hit

Susan - Oct 08, 2018

So tasty, will be ordering it again.

Clair - Oct 07, 2018

Bit spicier than a one rating but delicious

Gemma - Sep 30, 2018

Would be as nice with pork

Joanne - Sep 29, 2018

Coleslaw was the best part.

Melanie - Sep 28, 2018

Really delicious the slaw just made the whole dish!

Helen - Sep 28, 2018

It was nice

Elizabeth - Sep 27, 2018

Excellent

Sally - Sep 25, 2018

Better than I expected. The chicken was lovely, nice flavour. The coleslaw was kicky (we used all the spice), but I like that.

Nicola - Sep 21, 2018

Didnt really find it that tasty although the kids enjoyed it.dont think I would pick this one again.

Diane - Sep 21, 2018

Delicious- this is the second time I’ve made this recipe and it didn’t disappoint. I used chicken breast instead of thighs and the meat was juicy and tender. This will be on my list again!

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