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Chicken Avocado Mini Shells

Total Time: 15 MIN Makes: 30 appetizers
Prep Time: 15 MIN Cook Time: 0 MIN

These chicken appetizers are great in a crunch!

  • 1 1/4 cups rotisserie chicken, shredded or diced
  • 2 tablespoons cilantro, chopped
  • 1/4 cup celery, finely diced
  • 1 Haas avocado, peeled and seeded
  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 packages (15 count, each) Athens® Mini Phyllo Shells
  • 1/2 cup grape tomatoes, diced or sliced


In a medium bowl, toss together chicken, cilantro and celery. Set aside. In a blender, puree avocado, yogurt, lime juice, salt and pepper. Combine puree with chicken mixture. Fill shells, and garnish with tomatoes.


Serving Size: 1 shell (18g); Calories: 20; Calories from Fat: 10; Total Fat: 1g; Saturated Fat: 0g; Trans Fat: 0g; Cholesterol: 5mg; Sodium: 50mg; Dietary Fiber: 0g; Total Carbohydrates: 1g; Sugars: 0g; Protein: 2g


For added crispness, preheat oven to 350⁰F. Place empty shells on a baking sheet and bake for 3-5 minutes. Cool and fill.