Chili Relleno Casserole

Chili Relleno Casserole Recipe

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Maria T Martinez


Great to take to pot lucks and beats standing and dipping each chili in egg, flour, and then frying each chili individually.


★★★★★ 2 votes

25 Min
45 Min


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  • 2 large
    cans of ortega whole green chilis
  • 2 lb
    block of monterey jack cheese
  • 5
  • 1/4 c
    self rising flour
  • 1/4 c
  • 1 pkg
    grated longhorn cheese
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
  • ·

How to Make Chili Relleno Casserole


  1. Open the cans of Green Chili. Rinse and pat dry
  2. Cut the Monterey Jack Cheese approximately 4 inches long and ΒΌ inch thick. Place a stick of cheese in each green chili.
  3. In a large baking dish spray with Pam or lightly grease.
  4. Layer a row of green chilis in the pan leaving a small space between chilis. Sprinkle Longhorn Cheese and Paprika on top. Layer another layer of green chilis, cheese, and paprika. Continue to do this until all the green chilis are used.
  5. Mix flour, milk, salt, and pepper together. Pour over the chilis. Top with Longhorn Cheese and Paprika. Bake at 350 for 45 minutes.

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About Chili Relleno Casserole

Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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