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prep:
10 mins
total:
10 mins
Servings:
6
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Preheat the broiler or the oven to 400 degrees . In a large skillet, heat 1 tablespoon EVOO, 1 turn of the pan, over medium-high heat. Add the chicken, crumbling the meat, and the cumin and coriander; season with salt and pepper. Cook until lightly browned, about 3 minutes. Stir in the hominy and cook for about 3 minutes more.

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  • In a large saucepan, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon EVOO, 1 turn of the pan. Add the onion, chilies and garlic, season with salt and pepper and cook until softened, about 5 minutes.

  • Using a food processor, process the tomatillos and cilantro until almost smooth, then stir into the onion mixture and simmer for 5 minutes. Rinse out the food processor bowl. Add the avocados, lime peel and lime juice; puree, then season with salt. Stir the avocado mixture into the tomatillo sauce. Stir in the honey.

  • In a dry skillet, or over an open flame, cook the tortillas until charred. In a bowl, combine the Monterey jack and Swiss cheeses. In a 9-by-13-inch baking dish, layer some sauce, tortillas, meat, cheese, tortillas and so on, ending with a layer of cheese. Broil until browned and bubbly, about 5 minutes. Pass the creme fraiche at the table.

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