Southwest Chicken Lasagna

Southwest Chicken Lasagna Recipe

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Easy and tasty. Always a favorite when I take to family gatherings or serve my family. I will post pictures when I cook this next

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1 deli roasted chicken, shredded (or any leftover chicken)
1 Tbsp
lime juice
1 1/2 tsp
chili powder
1 tsp
1/2 tsp
small onion, chopped
garlic cloves, chopped fine
1 Tbsp
vegetable oil
16 oz jar of salsa (use the one you love mild or hot)
16 oz can chili (i use leftover homemade but canned works well also)
4.5oz can chopped green chilies
cheddar cheese to taste, shredded
flour or corn tortillias

How to Make Southwest Chicken Lasagna


  • 1Combine first 5 ingredients, let stand 5 min. set aside
  • 2Saute onion, garlic in hot oil until tender, add salsa, chili, green chilies. Reduce heat & simmer 15min
  • 3Line bottom of lasagna pan with enough tortillas to cover, add 1/2 chili mixture, 1/2 chicken mixture, and cheese to taste. Repeat layers, top with tortillas, sprinkle w/cheese.
  • 4Bake @ 350 for 25-30 min. Let stand 5-10 min before serving.

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About Southwest Chicken Lasagna

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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