La Costeña

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Pumpkins Stuffed with Chicken in Red Sauce

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If you are watching your figure, but you want something delicious that will energize you all day, you have to try these pumpkins rellenas stuffed with chicken accompanied by the delicious homemade Mexican sauce La Costeña®, it will give them a spicy and homemade touch. Your family will love this delicious dish!
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6 portions
  • 6 pumpkins, criolla
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 onions, finely chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 3 cups chicken, in small cubes
  • 1 cup rajas poblanas
  • 1/3 cups Corn kernels La Costeña®
  • 1 cup tomtato, in cubes
  • 1/3 cups mashed tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1/4 cups ground bread
  • 1 cup manchego cheese
  • 1 Mexican homemade salsa La Costeña®, (475 g)


Preheat the oven to 180 ° C (356F)
On a table and with a knife cut off the top of the pumpkins and scoop out with a spoon. Reserve the stuffing.
In a pan, sauté the onion and garlic with the olive oil, add the chicken and season with salt and pepper, cook until browned.
Add poblano chile, corn kernels La Costeña®, pumpkin filling, tomato and mashed potatoes, cook 5 minutes more. Season with cumin, oregano, salt and pepper to your liking.
Fill the pumpkins with the previous preparation, cover with bread crumbs and Manchego cheese. Place on a baking tray and bake for about 15 minutes or until the cheese is gratinated and the pumpkins are softened.
In a saucepan over medium heat, heat the homemade La Costeña® Mexican sauce until it boils. Reservation.
Serve a little sauce in a bowl as a mirror and place a pumpkin on top.


Garnish with fresh oregano.


Add a little butter before stuffing the pumpkins, it will give more flavor at the time of baking.

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Ratings (2)
Noemi Muñoz
14/09/2018 09:19:02
Muy Rica y saludable tiene un 10 de mi parte
Lunita Luna
28/08/2018 14:59:12

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