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Prep time: 5 min

Cook time: 375 min

Total time: 380 min

Pulled Mole Chicken
Copyright Recipe © 2015 Woodland Foods


Makes 4 servings


  1. Sear chicken pieces in large Dutch oven until light brown. Remove and reserve.

  2. Add onion and garlic to Dutch oven and cook until translucent. Return reserved chicken to pot and add remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer about 4 hours to allow flavors to combine.

  3. Remove from heat and let cool, preferably in refrigerator overnight.

  4. Pull chicken off bones and discard bones.

  5. Return chicken to braising liquid and cook until heated through. Use as filling for enchiladas or serve on top of beans and rice.