Panes Con Pollo Recipe: A Taste Of Latin America

Welcome to our blog! Today, we’re sharing a delicious recipe for a Latin American classic: panes con pollo.

If you’ve never had panes con pollo before, you’re in for a treat. It’s a simple yet satisfying sandwich filled with tender, shredded chicken and topped with a variety of flavorful toppings.

Whether you’re a Mexican or Cuban cuisine fan, this sandwich is sure to become a new favorite. Read on for the full recipe and instructions. Happy cooking!

Panes Con Pollo Recipe


  • 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 4 sandwich rolls
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1 cup diced tomato
  • 1 cup diced onion
  • 1 avocado, mashed
  • 1 cup shredded cheese
  • Mayonnaise, to taste
Panes Con Pollo Recipe
Panes Con Pollo Recipe


  1. Preheat your grill or broiler to medium-high heat.
  2. Mix the cumin, chili powder, salt, and pepper in a small bowl.
  3. Rub the chicken breasts with the olive oil and seasoning mixture.
  4. Grill or broil the chicken for 6-8 minutes on each side or until it is cooked through.
  5. Remove the chicken from the grill or broiler and let it cool for a few minutes.
  6. Shred the chicken using two forks.
  7. Assemble the sandwiches by spreading mayonnaise on the top and bottom halves of the rolls.
  8. On the bottom half of each roll, place a layer of shredded lettuce, diced tomato, diced onion, and mashed avocado.
  9. Top the vegetables with shredded chicken and shredded cheese.
  10. Place the top half of the roll on top of the cheese and serve immediately.

Enjoy your panes con pollo! You can also customize this sandwich with your favorite toppings, such as sliced jalapenos or black beans. Experiment and have fun with it!

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I am Naznin, the recipe creator and blogger behind Foods Kitchen (since 2021). I like to try new recipes, especially when they are delicious, so those are my recipes... Hope you like it! Thank you for your time!
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