Green Chile Casserole

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

This delicious casserole will be our dinner tonight, requested by my son...delicious!

Enjoy!


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Serves:

4 - 6

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
tony chachere - more spice or cajun seasoning
4
boneless, skinless chicken breasts ( or 3 cups worth )cooked in seasoned water - then shredded
2 Tbsp
butter
1
onion, diced
8 - 16 oz
sliced mushrooms
1 Tbsp
flour
1 c
chicken broth
16 oz
sour cream
1/2 - 3/4 tsp
each, ground cumin & chili powder or to taste
1/2 - 1 tsp
red pepper flakes - optional, but gives it some heat
1/2 tsp
better than buillon chicken paste or granules
1 1/2 - 2 c
green chiles in can, chopped - i bought the whole chiles and chopped them
9 1/2 oz
package - 6 inch corn tortilla's, quartered
12 oz
fresh grated, monterey jack cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

Poach chicken in water with 1 tablespoon Tony Chachere's more spice or Cajun seasoning, until juices run clear. Cool, then shred.

In a medium saucepan, over medium heat - melt butter and add the onions & mushrooms -saute for 5 minutes.
2
Stir in the flour and cook off flour taste, about a minute - stirring constantly.
3
Stir in the chicken broth & tsp chicken bouillon and continue cooking until thickens, stirring constantly. Add seasoning.
4
Remove from heat and stir in sour cream and chopped chiles.
5
In a greased 3 1/2 - 4 quart casserole dish, layer the tortillas, chicken, sauce, and cheese, ending with a layer of cheese on top. Bake for 35 to 40 minutes, until heated through & bubbly.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican