Firecracker Chicken Casserole with Lime Queso?

Firecracker Chicken Casserole With Lime Queso? Recipe

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raymond spencer


okay everyone,you gonna love this recipe,i create a new chicken casserole,new flavor is firecracker,it combine with penne pasta and queso with a pinch of's a perfect for cinco de mayo?


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20 Min
30 Min


  • 1 c
    sliced jalapenos
  • 1 c
    crushed nacho flavored tortilla chips
  • 1
    (8 ounce) package uncooked penne pasta
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 6
    boneless,skinless chicken breasts,cut into strips
  • 3/4 c
    dark brown sugar
  • 1 c
    wing sauce
  • 3/4 c
    honey mustard
  • 3/4 c
    chili sauce
  • 3 Tbsp
    red pepper flakes
  • 1 c
    shredded mexican cheese blend

  • 1 pkg
    cream cheese,softened
  • 1 c
    prepared queso
  • 3 tsp
    lime juice

How to Make Firecracker Chicken Casserole with Lime Queso?


  1. Lightly grease a 9x13-inch baking dish.Add sliced jalapenos and crushed tortilla chips;mix well.
  2. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil.Place penne pasta in the pot,cook for 8 to 10 minutes;drain.
  3. Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat.Place chicken strips in the skillet and saute in 5 minutes,or until no longer pink.
  4. In a medium bowl,combine brown sugar,wing sauce,honey mustard,chili sauce and hot pepper flakes;whisk together.Pour into a large ziplock bag.
  5. Add chicken strips into the bag,mix well and refrigerate for 20 minutes.
  6. To make Lime Queso:in a another medium bowl,combine cream cheese,prepared queso and lime juice,mix well until blended.
  7. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  8. Transfer chicken strips out of the bag,into a large bowl.Mix in with cooked penne pasta.Pour into a prepared baking dish.
  9. Spread with Lime Queso over chicken-pasta mixture.Sprinkle with shredded mexican cheese blend.
  10. Bake for 30 minutes in the preheated oven until bubbly and lightly browned.

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About Firecracker Chicken Casserole with Lime Queso?

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #lime #penne #queso

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