- 4-1/2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken
- 1 can (28 ounces) green enchilada sauce
- 1-1/4 cups (10 ounces) sour cream
- 9 corn tortillas (6 inches), cut into 1-1/2-inch pieces
- 4 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese
- Preheat oven to 375°. In a greased 13x9-in. baking dish, layer half of each of the following: chicken, enchilada sauce, sour cream, tortillas and cheese. Repeat layers.
Bake, covered, 40 minutes. Uncover; bake until bubbly, about 10 minutes. Let stand 15 minutes before serving.
Freeze option: Cover and freeze unbaked casserole. To use, partially thaw in refrigerator overnight. Remove from refrigerator 30 minutes before baking. Preheat oven to 375°. Bake casserole as directed, increasing time as necessary to heat through and for a thermometer inserted in center to read 165°. Yield: 10 servings.
Sweet White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.
Reviews for Chicken Enchilada Bake
"Not impressed. Sour cream curdled and it was a strange texture. I added chili peppers to up the taste, even then it was bland. Served with refried beans and Mexican rice on the side. Needed to have all 3 in one bite to get a good flavor. Won't be making again."
"Very good, although found to be a little too soupy. It also needs alittle salt. I used medium green enchiladas sauce to give it a little spice. Might be better to leave the tortilla shells whole and layer. Will def try again with some modifications. Also added lettuce, tomato and sour cream on top when serving. Family loved it! Great with shredded pork, as I had some leftover to use up."
"Found an old 2010 Taste of Home collection book and this was in the main dish section. Husband very much liked this dish. Next time may add something else as a layer, such as black olives or even shredded lettuce/onions/tomatoes for a topping. Came out very creamy and cheesy. Nice comfort meal. I have made once using the pre-made chicken. This last time, cooked boneless-skinless chicken in crockpot using red salsa and just shredded with a fork. A little more work, but saved a little money/time going out and buying a rotisserie chicken."
"I made this last year! I had forgotten which site had the recipe, but I remembered the photo! I wouldn't settle for any other!!! The family will be so happy at the table tonight!"
"Very easy! Yummy even to my pickiest eater. Thank you for sharing! I used flour tortillas since we try and stay away from corn shell since my husband doesn't like them."
"Yummy and very easy great dish"
"again reading this recipe (along with several others) I'll be making it as I have all the ingreds either in freezer/frig/pantry. ok after checking I have colby/jack or straight cheddar or mozzarella. < should work right?"
"Took this to work and got rave reviews! This recipe rocks! I added salsa on top and that made it even better."
"Followed directions exactly. So easy to make. This was very good. It tasted even better as I ate it as leftovers. Family loved it. Will definitely make it again."
"This was pretty good. For the chicken I cooked up and shredded boneless, skinless breasts and flavored it with salt, pepper, and cumen. I added a mixture of onions and peppers (poblano, red sweet, and cubanelle) on top of the chicken layer. We served it with refried beans on the side and a little additional salsa and sour cream on the top."