Mexican Chicken Casserole Recipe

Mexican Chicken Casserole includes cream of chicken soup, flour tortillas and cheddar cheese.

Spring 2015

  • Use corn tortillas in place of flour to give this casserole a different flavor.
    Photo by Fotolia/BrentHofacker

Yield: 8 servings

Favorite Mexican Casserole


• 1 medium onion, diced
• 1 tablespoon butter
• 2 cans (10-3/4 ounces each) cream of chicken soup
• 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cooked and chopped
• 1 pint chopped tomatoes with chiles
• 1/2 cup mild salsa
• 10 flour tortillas, or 14 corn tortillas
• 3 cups shredded cheddar cheese


1. Preheat oven to 350 F.

2. In a skillet over medium-high heat, cook onion in butter until onion is translucent, about 5 minutes. Add the soup, chicken, tomatoes and salsa. Heat until bubbling.

3. Arrange half of the tortillas in a 9-by-13-inch pan. Pour half of the chicken mixture on top. Repeat layers. Sprinkle with cheese.

4. Bake for 30 minutes, or until bubbling and cheese is golden brown.

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