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Spicy Chicken Tortilla Casserole

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Written by Josh P

Spicy Chicken Tortilla Casserole is what I call a Mexican Lasagna. It is spicy chicken with sautéed vegetables and salsa that gets layered between corn tortillas. This is a lovely south of the border casserole. It is sometimes called chilaquiles. This is one of my favourite recipes to cook. This is so easy to make and is filling enough to satisfy hefty appetites after a hard days work. This recipe is normally served on its own as it needs no side dishes. However, a friend always makes a light salad to go with this main dish. All in all a superb recipe ready in 30 minutes.

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Spicy Chicken Tortilla Casserole

A superb Mexican dish that will have your friends queueing round the block for a slice of the action.
4.7 from 82 votes
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Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: Casserole, Chicken, Tortillas/Wraps
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
Servings: 8 people
Calories: 334kcal

Ingredients
 

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350º F.
  • Heat vegetable oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add bell pepper, onion and garlic; cook, stirring occasionally, for 2 to 3 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
  • Add chicken; cook, stirring frequently, for 3 to 5 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink. Stir in salsa and olives.
  • Place half of tortillas onto bottom of 9-inch-square baking dish. Top with half of chicken mixture and 1 cup cheese; repeat layers. Cover.
  • BAKE for 20 to 25 minutes or until bubbly and cheese is melted. Serve with sour cream.

Nutrition

Calories: 334kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 17g | Fat: 24g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 635mg | Potassium: 108mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 6g