Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe

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Laura Roybal

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@LALA51

My mom used to make this and always got raves.. and the family loved it!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
2 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 1
    chicken - boiled
  • 2
    dozen corn tortillas
  • 1 can(s)
    cream of chicken or mushroom or celery soup
  • 1 lb
    jack cheese
  • 1-2 can(s)
    green chiles, mild
  • 1
    onion
  • ·
    vegetable oil

How to Make Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Step-by-Step

  1. boil chicken w/whole onion. The onion is for flavor. Remove from broth. Save broth to mix with cream soup.
  2. When chicken has cooled, remove from bones and cut into manageable pieces.
  3. Soften tortillas in a small amount of oil in a hot pan. Immediately place on a dish to ready for assembly.
  4. mix cream soup w/about 1/2 to 1 cup broth. Set aside.
  5. in a 9x13 pan, start with a small amount of soup to keep from sticking. Then layer with tortillas, chicken, chili, grated cheese, and soup. Then add another layer of tortillas and continue until done. Finish with cheese and soup if any is left.
  6. heat in a preheated 350 degree oven for approximately 20-30 minutes.
  7. cut into squares (or not!) and top with shredded lettuce and olives.

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About Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican




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