Mole Chicken Tacos
  1. COAT each chicken thigh with sunflower oil, salt and pepper.
  2. LINE UP chicken thighs side by side in a large covered pot.
  3. USE a blender to combine onion, garlic, tomatoes, chipotle chiles, cayenne, ground cumin, cinnamon and Green & Black’s Pure Dark Chocolate 70% Cacao until a thick sauce forms.
  4. POUR mole sauce over chicken thighs and place covered pot over low heat
  5. COOK on low for 4 hours, occasionally stirring.
  6. REMOVE chicken, and shred using two forks.
  7. SERVE on corn tortillas with pico de gallo and chopped cilantro.
Recipe Notes

Recipes developed by Ailsa von Dobeneck. Ailsa was a student of Le Cordon Bleu London and a contestant on FOX's MasterChef; had a weekly culinary column with the Daily Beast and was a frequent presenter at the Smithsonian; and now lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where she recreates historic Gulf Coast recipes. Follow her at