Author Notes: A delicious Labor Day cookout recipe brought to you from Medifast’s new Simply Well™: An Everyday, Healthy Cookbook. —Food52User1
chopped jalapeño pepper
12.5-oz can low-sodium chicken breast (in water), drained
ounces avocado, mashed
cup plain, low-fat Greek yogurt
cups shredded, low-fat cheddar cheese, divided
teaspoon chili powder
mini bell peppers, halved with stem, seeds, and membranes removed
cup chopped scallions
In This Recipe
- Sauté the diced jalapeño in a lightly greased skillet until tender.
- Mix the jalapeño, chicken, avocado, yogurt, one cup of cheese, and chili powder in a medium bowl.
- Arrange the mini bell peppers in a single layer in a large casserole dish. Fill with chicken mixture, sprinkle with remaining cheese, and broil until cheese has melted, about 2 to 4 minutes.
- Garnish with scallions and serve with salsa, if desired.