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Ben Mims


Credit: Christopher Testani

Recipe Summary

1 hr
1 hr
Serves 4


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Puree the sesame seeds with the cocoa powder, chipotles, adobo sauce, tomato puree, onion, cilantro, ½ teaspoon salt, ¼ teaspoon pepper, and ½ cup water in a blender until smooth.

  • Heat a large saucepan over medium-high heat and add the sauce. Cook, stirring often, until thickened, 10 minutes. Transfer 1 cup to a bowl and refrigerate for 15 minutes.

  • Heat a grill pan over medium heat. Season the zucchini wedges with ½ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper. Grill, turning, until charred and tender, 10 minutes.

  • Toss the chicken with the chilled sauce, 1 teaspoon salt, and ½ teaspoon pepper in a bowl. Grill, turning, until cooked through, 25 minutes.

  • Serve the chicken and zucchini with the rice, the remaining mole sauce, and the lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts

510 calories; fat 34g; saturated fat 9g; cholesterol 165mg; sodium 1210mg; protein 33g; carbohydrates 22g; sugars 11g; fiber 5g; iron 5mg; calcium 141mg.