To say I’m addicted to these Chicken Adobo Fries is an understatement because I’ve been enjoying them 3 times a week! Now it’s your turn to enjoy them too!
It’s Wednesday and I’m completely stuffed after eating spicy hot chicken wings and nuggets, and a few happy hour nachos from the bar with some friends. I can’t believe I’m still wanting to talk about food with how absolutely stuffed I am. Sweat pants here I come!
So friends. Let’s regroup here.
I know it’s football season and we’re all caught up in it but there’s something I need to share with you. These Chicken Adobo Fries are da bomb! Period. The recipe for these fries was inspired by a food truck. The menu on the board did not say much but the title itself convinced me to give this a try a few weeks ago when we happened to be at Off the Grid. In case you are wondering, Off the Grid is a mobile food truck festival in San Francisco, which travels to different locations and serves a variety of food. It is similar to a night market or a bazaar, where a group of vendors gather in an outdoor space on certain days of the week. So there I was with the hub and I decided to give Chicken Adobo Fries a try. Little did I know I would fall in love right then and there!
A few days later, I went out with my lunch club at work and spotted a pile of umami fries. I knew I had to order them. It’s pretty much criss cut waffle fries with miso-coconut braised pork, red sauce, garlic aioli, masago, and green onions. I finished them in a split second, and by the time I got home, I realized I had quickly become obsessed with this new saucy fries trend. I just could not stop thinking about it all day long. So that weekend, I decided to make a batch at home! Gosh! I did not regret it. Adding chicken and adobo sauce on top of a giant pile of fries was simply awesome! Sometimes it’s just a simple little thing that can jazz up your life, like that adobo sauce. These are the perfect appetizer/snack for game day. You’re going to want to make extra because you don’t want to have to run out for another bag of fries while busy watching football on the big screen. And speaking of football, which team are you rooting for this season?
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Chicken Adobo Fries
- Curly potato fries
- Roasted chicken shredded
- Sriracha optional
- Lime juice optional
Chipotle Mayo Sauce:
- 1/4 cup light mayonnaise
- 2 tablespoons chipotle in adobo sauce
- 1 tablespoon lime juice
- Ground black pepper
- Pinch of garlic powder
- Pinch of salt
- Bake curly potato fries according to package directions.
- Place all ingredients for chipotle mayo sauce in a blender. Puree until smooth and chipotle are completely chopped.
- Arrange potatoes in a serving skillet, top with shredded chicken. Drizzle chipotle mayo sauce and sriracha on top. Add lemon for garnish.
Football season is here! In celebration, I’ve joined a group of bloggers from all over the country — all of whom are big football fans! — to bring you football-inspired recipes this season. Last month we shared our favorite tailgating recipes, and now we are sharing more than 60 recipes ideas for celebrating on game day. Click on their links below to join in!
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Healthy Dirty Bird Dip by Dash of Herbs
Purple Potato Salad by The Culinary Compass
Chocolate Blackberry Cheesecake Parfait by Mom’s Messy Miracles
Easy Buffalo Chicken Sliders by Beer Girl Cooks
Quick and Easy Baked Buffalo Chicken Sliders by The Life Jolie
Blackened Steak + Blue Cheese Nachos by Feast + West
Easy Pimiento Cheese Crackers by Family Food on the Table
Chicago-Style Deep Dish Breadsticks by Honey & Birch
Italian Beef by Bread Booze Bacon
Welcome to the Jungle Cocktail by Love & Flour
Bengal Striped Bundt Cake by Foodtastic Mom
Polish Boy Potato Skins by A Mind Full Mom
Sweet and Salty Brownies by The Secret Ingredient Is
Cowboy Cookies by The BakerMama
Cowboy Chili by See Aimee Cook
Green Chili Pulled Pork Poutine by Cake ‘n Knife
Blue and Orange Jello Shot Gummies by Sustaining the Powers
Greek Town Loaded Potato Skins by The Mexitalian
Marbled Scotcharoos by Club Narwhal
Beer Cheese Fondue by Off the Eaten Path
Easy Beer Cheese Soup by Hello Little Home
Chicken Stack Sandwich by Around My Family Table
Bratwurst Sandwiches with Pub Mustard by What A Girl Eats
Game Day Cupcakes by Polka Dotted Blue Jay
Brownie Batter Dip by The Crumby Cupcake
Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes by Two Places at Once
Tomahawk Cooler by Mixplorology
Spicy Jalapeno Popper Cheese Dip with Real Cheese by Simplify, Live, Love
Game Day Snack Tray by Coffee Love Travel
Bacon Mac Cups by West via Midwest
South Beach Punch by 2 Cookin Mamas
Miami Mahi Mahi Sandwich by foodbyjonister
Swedish Meatball Dip with Tater Tot Dunkers by Peanut Blossom
Fruity Dessert Pizza with Peanut Butter Chocolate Glaze by Bucket List Tummy
New England Rum Punch by Order in the Kitchen
Crawfish Etouffee by The Speckled Palate
Cajun Crawfish Fritters with Remoulade Dipping Sauce by For the Love of Food
Reuben Sliders with Homemade Russian Dressing by A Dish of Daily Life
Big Blue Cheese Steak Stromboli by Simple and Savory
Spinach & Artichoke Bites by Lauren’s Kitchen
Herb Pesto Arancini by A Little Gathering
Beluga Lentil Hummus by Culinary Adventures with Camilla
Philly Cheesesteak Nachos by And She Cooks
Philly Cheesesteak Cheesecake by Nik Snacks
Game Day Cookie Cups by Me and My Pink Mixer
Primanti Style Sliders by Macheesmo
Pineapple Salsa by Living Well Kitchen
Tex Mex Cream Cheese Wontons with Bacon by Shaws Simple Swaps
Blue Cheese Blitz Dip by Cafe Terra
Chicken Adobo Fries by Brunch-n-Bites
Game Day Candy Bark by Life’s Ambrosia
Chicken Teriyaki Pizza by Loves Food, Loves to Eat
High Seas Sour Cherry Slush by Lizzy is Dizzy
Buffalo Chicken Deviled Eggs by Casa de Crews
Avery Williamson American Cake by Loaves & Dishes
Game Day Sriracha-Honey Nut Mix by An Oregon Cottage
Double-Stuffed Potato Skins by A Simpler Grace
Red Skin Potato Chili Nachos by A Joyfully Mad Kitchen
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