Spicy Cheesy Chicken Casserole

Spicy Cheesy Chicken Casserole Recipe

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raymond spencer


i create this new chicken casserole recipe,it everything with spicy,it filled with prepared queso,jalapenos,pepperjack cheese and pepper jelly,this chicken casserole so spicy,i need a glass of milk?


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10 Min
30 Min


  • 1 lb
    ziti pasta
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1
    large red onion,sliced
  • 1 c
    sliced white mushrooms
  • 4 tsp
    red pepper flakes,divided
  • 1 tsp
    chili powder
  • 4 Tbsp
    grated parmesan cheese,divided
  • 8
    boneless chicken breasts,cut into strips
  • 1 c
    prepared queso
  • 2
    (8 ounce) packages cream cheese,softened
  • 3/4 c
    pickled jalapeno juice
  • 1
    (1 ounce) package taco seasoning
  • 1 c
    pickled jalapeno slices
  • 1
    (15 ounce) can whole kernel corn,drained
  • 1 c
    hot pepper jelly
  • 2 c
    shredded pepperjack cheese,divided

How to Make Spicy Cheesy Chicken Casserole


  1. Fill a large pot with lightly salted water and bring to a boil.Stir in ziti and return to a boil.Cook the pasta uncovered,stirring occasionally,until tender yet firm to the bite,about 10 minutes.Drain.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat;add onion and mushrooms.Cook and stir until soft,5 to 7 minutes;season with 2 teaspoons red pepper flakes,chili powder and 2 teaspoons parmesan cheese;mix well.Remove from skillet to medium bowl and set aside.
  3. Place chicken strips into a same skillet;cook and stir until no longer pink,7 to 10 minutes.Season with remaining red pepper flakes and parmesan cheese;mix well.
  4. Combine queso,cream cheese,jalapeno juice and taco seasoning in a medium saucepan over low heat:cook until cream cheeese is melted,about 5 minutes.
  5. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  6. Combine ziti pasta,chicken,queso mixture,jalapeno slices,corn and onion mixture in a large bowl.Spread with hot pepper jelly.Add 1 cup shredded pepperjack cheese,mix until combine.Pour into a baking pan.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 20 minutes.Remove from the oven;top with remaining shredded pepperjack cheese.Return to the oven,bake until the cheese is melted.about 10 minutes.

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About Spicy Cheesy Chicken Casserole

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

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