Easiest Mexi-Style Chicken

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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!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
4
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

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  • 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

How to Make Easiest Mexi-Style Chicken

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.

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About Easiest Mexi-Style Chicken

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




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