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Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

Looking for a different type of sandwich then try these Mexican tortas you will love it!

Amongst other things, a torta is a cake, a flatbread, pastry or bread. In this recipe, the torta is a chicken sandwich. Are you ready to learn how to make Mexican tortas? Let’s get started!

Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

Tortas are popular throughout Mexico and are made with a bolillo bread roll or a pan Frances. A torta is also called a lonche and a great lunch recipe.

This lunch recipe is a must make no exaggeration there. This will be a family favorite I can promise you because who doesn’t love a loaded sandwich.

You can eat them hot or cold furthermore this sandwich looks very similar to a torta Cubano which is toasted in a pressed grill.

Today we are making a torta de Milanese with is a bolillo with breaded chicken. Have no fear because it is really easy to make the best chicken schnitzel.

Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

Different kinds of tortas

Tortas come in many different shapes and sizes and there are easily a million torta versions. As you can see below fill it with your favorite toppings.

Here you find some examples of different types of tortas:

  • Torta de jamónthis is a sandwich filled with ham
  • Torta de huevoa sandwich filled with scrambled eggs
  • Tortopeshredded chicken on a thick sope tortilla
  • Easy torta de aguacatebolillos filled with avocado or guacamole
  • Torta Cubanafilled with meat and lots of ham and cheese
  • Torta de ahogada fried chicken or pork drowned in red sauce on a french roll

Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

Mexican torta ingredients

You need quite an extensive list of ingredients to make this Mexican tortas. Put the following items on your grocery shopping list:

Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

How to make torta Mexicana

To make this sandwich you start with the chicken breast. Cut it in half and put it in on a cutting board. Put foil on top of the chicken and thin them with a rolling pin.

Gently pound the chicken breast flat. Then whisk the egg in a big bowl and let the halved chicken breasts soak in the beaten egg for half a minute.

Put the breadcrumbs in a separate bowl and coat the chicken on both sides. So make sure the chicken breast is completely coated.

Preheat a cast-iron skillet to medium-hot and add the oil. When hot cook each chicken schnitzel golden brown in a couple of minutes on both sides.

Take out of the pan and set aside.

Cut the bolillos lengthwise and then spread mayonnaise one side. The second step is to add a tablespoon refried beans on top of the mayonnaise.

Then add the crispy chicken schnitzel on the refried beans. Now Sprinkle the Milanesa with:

  • Shredded cheese
  • Pickled jalapeños
  • A big dollop of guacamole.

Put the top of the bolillo on the guacamole and you are ready to serve your Mexican tortas.

Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

What do you serve with tortas?

You can eat these sandwich rolls all on its own or you can serve them with:

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I hope you like this torta Milanese recipe as much as I do and give it a try. You will love it!

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Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa
Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa
Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa
Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa
Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

Torta Mexicana

Serves: 2 Prep Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 15 minutes
Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try these Mexican tortas or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more.

Ingredients

  • 2 Mexican bolillos
  • 1 chicken breast halved
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons refried beans
  • 3 tablespoons guacamole
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheese
  • Jalapeno

Instructions

  1. Cut the chicken breast in half and thin with a rolling pin
  2. Whisk the egg in a big bowl and soak the halved chicken breasts in the beaten egg. Put breadcrumbs in a separate bowl and coat the chicken on both sides
  3. Preheat a cast-iron skillet and add the oil. When hot cook the chicken schnitzel in a couple of minutes on both sides. Take out of the pan and set aside
  4. Cut the bolillos lengthwise and spread mayonnaise one side. Add a tablespoon refried beans
  5. Then add the crispy chicken schnitzel and sprinkle with shredded cheese, pickled jalapeños and a big dollop of guacamole
  6. Put the top of the bolillo on the guacamole and you are ready to serve your torta Mexicana

Nutrition facts

Calories: 614; Fat: 27g; Carbs: 52g; Protein: 39g;

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Looking for a delicious torta sandwich? Try this Mexican torta or torta Milanesa as this sandwich is made with a chicken schnitzel and lots more. Visit thetortillachannel.com for the full recipe #tortas #tortarecipe #tortasandwich #tortaMexicana #tortaMilanesa

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