Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Chicken Enchilada Casserole
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Chicken Enchilada Casserole

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Ingredients

  • 5 Hatch green chiles, roasted, peeled and seeded
  • 1 (10¾-ounce) can cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 (10¾-ounce) can cream of chicken soup
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 chicken, cooked and shredded (about 4 cups)
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 12 corn tortillas
  • 6 cups (24 ounces) Cheddar cheese, divided

Instructions

In blender combine chiles, soups, garlic powder and salt; blend well. In large bowl combine the shredded chicken and blended mixture; set aside. Spray a 9x9-inch casserole dish with cooking spray. Preheat oven to 350°F.

In a saucepan heat oil on medium heat; dip tortillas to coat on both sides. Cover bottom of dish with 6 tortillas; top with half of chicken mixture. Sprinkle with half of cheese; repeat layers. Cover with foil and bake for 30 minutes. Remove foil and bake 10 minutes more.

Note: If Hatch chiles are not available, Anaheim chiles may be used. A 2½ to 2¾-pound rotisserie chicken may be used to save time for cooking and shredding a fresh chicken.

Prep Time:60 min
Cook Time:40 min
Servings:8