Easiest Mexi-Style Chicken

Michelle Koletar/Mertz

By
@Mertzie

I don't know where this idea came from, but I am sure I didn't invent it. It is, however, one of the easiest recipes you can make & the chicken comes out sooooo juicy & tender. You'll be surprised just how delicious this dish is!


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Serves:

4

Prep:

1 Hr

Cook:

40 Min

Ingredients

4
chicken breasts, skinless & boneless
1
package taco seasoning
1 jar(s)
salsa (mild or hot -- your preference)
1 c
water
1-2 c
cheese, nacho or mexican style, shredded

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix 1 cup of water w/ taco seasoning. Marinate chicken for at least one hour (I usually do this overnight).
2
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Pour salsa in bottom of baking dish & lay marinated chicken on top. Bake for 30 minutes. Top w/ cheese & bake another 5-10 mins.
3
That's it!!!! I throw some sprinkled cilantro on top for color.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Salsas
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #cheese, #taco, #breasts