Green Chile Casserole

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By
@1lovetocook1x

This delicious casserole will be our dinner tonight, requested by my son...delicious!

Enjoy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4 - 6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 Tbsp
tony chachere - more spice or cajun seasoning
4
boneless, skinless chicken breasts ( or 3 cups worth )cooked in seasoned water - then shredded
2 Tbsp
butter
1
onion, diced
8 - 16 oz
sliced mushrooms
1 Tbsp
flour
1 c
chicken broth
16 oz
sour cream
1/2 - 3/4 tsp
each, ground cumin & chili powder or to taste
1/2 - 1 tsp
red pepper flakes - optional, but gives it some heat
1/2 tsp
better than buillon chicken paste or granules
1 1/2 - 2 c
green chiles in can, chopped - i bought the whole chiles and chopped them
9 1/2 oz
package - 6 inch corn tortilla's, quartered
12 oz
fresh grated, monterey jack cheese

How to Make Green Chile Casserole

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

    Poach chicken in water with 1 tablespoon Tony Chachere's more spice or Cajun seasoning, until juices run clear. Cool, then shred.

    In a medium saucepan, over medium heat - melt butter and add the onions & mushrooms -saute for 5 minutes.
  • 2Stir in the flour and cook off flour taste, about a minute - stirring constantly.
  • 3Stir in the chicken broth & tsp chicken bouillon and continue cooking until thickens, stirring constantly. Add seasoning.
  • 4Remove from heat and stir in sour cream and chopped chiles.
  • 5In a greased 3 1/2 - 4 quart casserole dish, layer the tortillas, chicken, sauce, and cheese, ending with a layer of cheese on top. Bake for 35 to 40 minutes, until heated through & bubbly.

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About Green Chile Casserole

Course/Dish: Chicken, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican




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