southwestern chicken and macaroni salad

Southwestern Chicken And Macaroni Salad

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Wallace Hale

By
@katcat

this is a delicious dish from better homes and gardens

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
10
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2
    poblanos, halved lengthwise
  • 1
    25-oz. package frozen fully cooked crispy chicken strips
  • 8 oz
    large elbow macaroni
  • 1/2
    8-once package cream cheese softened
  • 1
    7-ounce. can salsa taquera
  • 1 large
    avacado peeled, pitted thinly sliced and chopped

How to Make southwestern chicken and macaroni salad

Step-by-Step

  1. preheat oven to 450 degrees f. line a baking sheet with heavyduty foil. place peppers on baking sheet, cut sides down. roast 20 to 25 min or until skin is blistered and charred. bring the foil up around peppers and edges together to enclose. let stand 15 min or until cool enough to handle. using a sharp knife, loosen the edges of the skins, gently pulloff skins and discard, chop peppers.
  2. meanwhile, cook chicken and macaroni to package directions,. drain macaroni and rinse well under cold water; set aside. cut chicken into1/2 inch pieces
  3. in a large bowl combine cream cheese and half the salsa. beat with a electric mixer on low speed until smooth, gradually beat in remaining salsa' add chopped peppers and macaroni; toss to combine. gently fold in avacado and chicken. chill for 2 hours and serve ummmmm

Printable Recipe Card

About southwestern chicken and macaroni salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American



Show 2 Comments & Reviews

12 Pulled Pork Recipes

12 Pulled Pork Recipes


Raise your hand if you love pulled pork! Smoky, sweet, and tender pork, what’s not to love?! From sandwiches to tacos to quesadillas to grilled cheese, pulled pork is a welcome addition to all of our favorites meals. No matter if you are team ketchup or team vinegar, you’ll find a homemade pulled pork recipe […]

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids


With camps canceled, not all pools are opening (or with limited capacity), and fewer playdates than usual, keeping kids occupied can be challenging. To keep them from asking what’s to eat, get them in the kitchen. Cooking teaches math skills, lets kids learn how food gets to the table, and creates valuable memories. But… depending […]

16 Recipes That Prove Pineapple and Coconut Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven

16 Recipes That Prove Pineapple and Coconut Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven


Nothing like that melt-in-your-mouth flavor combo of pineapple and coconut to get your taste buds salivating! Pies, cakes, trifles, and more, you can get these magical flavors in so many delicious ways. No need to ever limit yourself (or your stomach). Scroll down to see some of our favorite dreamy pineapple and coconut dessert recipes.