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Winter is here, and it’s chilly (pun intended)! Cozy up with Thrive Market, your go-to online shop for affordable Whole30 Approved staples to use all #JanuaryWhole30 long. Today, we’re teaming up with Thrive Market to share a sneak-peek recipe from Melissa Hartwig Urban’s newest book, The Whole30 Slow Cooker, featuring more than 150 recipes for your slow cooker and Instant Pot. Prediction: It’s your new favorite recipe to enjoy on a chilly evening, made easy when you shop Thrive Market’s digital aisles to gather the ingredients you need.
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White Chicken Chili With Sweet Potatoes
SERVES 4 | PREP: 35 minutes | SLOW COOK: 5 hours (low) or 2 ½ hours (high)| TOTAL: 6 hours
Recipe contributed to The Whole30 Slow Cooker by Michele Rosen of Paleo Running Momma
1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless Thrive Market Free-Range Organic Chicken Breasts
2 cups Whole30-compatible chicken broth or Chicken Bone Broth (page 294)
1 large white or Japanese sweet potato, peeled and cut into ¾-inch pieces (about 3 cups)
1 small yellow onion, diced
1 can (4 ounces) Thrive Market Mild Green Diced Chiles
1 tablespoon finely chopped seeded jalapeño
4 cloves garlic, minced
2 teaspoons Thrive Market Organic Ground Cumin
1 teaspoon Thrive Market Organic Oregano
1/2 teaspoon Thrive Market Organic Chili Powder
1/8 teaspoon Thrive Market Organic Cayenne Pepper
1 teaspoon sea salt
1/4 teaspoon Thrive Market Organic Ground Pepper
1/2 cup Whole30-compatible Thrive Market Organic Coconut Cream
1 tablespoon Clarified Butter or Thrive Market Organic Ghee
1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
2 tablespoons nutritional yeast (optional)
1 tablespoon minced fresh cilantro
1 avocado, halved, pitted, peeled, and diced
Chopped fresh cilantro or chives, for serving
PLACE the chicken in a 4-quart slow cooker. Add the broth, sweet potato, onion, green chiles, jalapeño, garlic, cumin, oregano, chili powder, cayenne, salt, and pepper. Stir to combine.
COOK on low for 5 to 6 hours or on high for 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
TRANSFER the chicken to a plate; cover to keep warm. Turn the slow cooker to high if using the low setting. Add the coconut cream, butter, lime juice, and nutritional yeast (if using) to the slow cooker; stir to combine. Cover and cook for 20 minutes.
USE two forks to shred the chicken. Return the chicken to the slow cooker. Cover and cook for 10 minutes. Stir in the 1 tablespoon minced cilantro.
SERVE with the avocado and more cilantro.
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