Mexican Chicken Casserole

Mexican Chicken Casserole

Creamy and cheesy, this is a dish the whole family will love; it's got just enough kick from the chilies and it's loaded with tender pulled chicken breast and gooey cheese. This could be a featured dish on your Cinco de Mayo spread.

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Recipe from The Food Channel
SERVINGS
8
PREP TIME
15 mins

Mexican Chicken Casserole

Creamy and cheesy, this is a dish the whole family will love; it's got just enough kick from the chilies and it's loaded with tender pulled chicken breast and gooey cheese. This could be a featured dish on your Cinco de Mayo spread.

Recipe from The Food Channel
Recipe from The Food Channel
Mexican Chicken Casserole
SERVINGS
8
PREP TIME
15 mins
by 27  people
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Ingredients
  • 6   cups pulled white chicken meat
  • 24   ounces Mexican blend shredded cheese, divided in half
  • 2   bunches green onions, tops only, chopped, divided in half
  • 2  10 3/4 ounce can cream of chicken soup
  • 1  4  ounce can green chilies, chopped
  • 3   cups sour cream
  • 1   cup pitted black olives, sliced
  • 12  6  inches flour tortillas
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Directions
1. 
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
2. 
Combine half the cheese, half the green onions, cream of chicken soup, chilies, sour cream, and olive. Set aside 2 cups of this mixture for the topping. Add the chicken to the remainder for filling and mix well.
3. 
Put 2 heaping tablespoons on each tortilla and roll up tightly. Arrange seam-side down in a single layer in a greased 9 x 13 inch baking dish.
4. 
Spread reserved topping, sprinkle over second half of cheese and green onions. Refrigerate overnight or freeze.
5. 
Bake uncovered for 45 minutes or until hot, golden, and bubbling. Serve.
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