chipotle chicken copycat

(better than chipotle!)

better than chipotle, this easy copycat recipe for chipotle chicken is perfect for burrito bowls and taco nights.

step 1

start by prepping the ingredients for the marinade. you'll find more tips and substitutions on the blog plus everything you need to turn this chipotle chicken into a chipotle style burrito bowl.

step 2

Place all the adobo marinade ingredients into a mini food processor and process until smooth.

step 3

Mix the adobo marinade with the chicken thighs, cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or overnight for the best flavor.

step 4

Grill the marinated chicken thighs over medium heat, (maintaining a temperature around 400ºF). Chicken thighs take about 6-8 minutes on the first side and 4-5 minutes on the second side.

step 5

Let the chicken cool slightly and chop it up into bite-sized pieces before serving.

step 6

Enjoy with as many toppings or keep it as simple as you'd like. You'll find my formula for super simple burrito bowls over in the blog post.

3 key tips

1. prep and freeze this chipotle chicken so you can enjoy it often.

2. use this chipotle chicken in tacos, burritos, and quesadillas.

3. go all out on the toppings including as many as you like for the ultimate experience!


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