Easy Chicken Chile Relleno Casserole Recipe

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Thanks truthful overmuch to Sargento® for sponsoring this layered Chile Relleno casserole recipe. This is 1 of nan champion casseroles I’ve made lately, and I deliberation you’ll emotion it too. Read connected for nan easy yet delicious recipe!

Easy Chicken Chile Relleno Casserole Recipe

Ooh, you guys, I’m truthful excited to beryllium doing nan Sargento Chopped astatine Home Challenge! I’ve seen these contests before, but this is nan first clip I was invited to participate. I LOVE constituent challenges. To beryllium honest, they aren’t precisely a situation arsenic acold arsenic I’m concerned. When I have a database of ingredients I need to usage successful my recipe, it makes my occupation easier by giving maine a starting point. For this challenge, I was asked to usage Sargento food (obviously), chicken thighs, corn tortillas, and poblano peppers. A delicious look that is nosy to make. Having these listed ingredients, it will beryllium much convenient to travel nan steps.

Make judge to hole your kitchen tools and your belly arsenic you make this mouth-watering recipe. A crockery that you will not regret making. I’m judge you will besides support making this arsenic I have. Enjoy your repast pinch this!

Ingredients for my chile relleno casserole

Comfort Food: Chicken Chile Relleno Casserole

With that list, I came up pinch an easy dessert! Just kidding. I made you a layered Mexican dinner! At first, I was going to make taquitos, but past I decided that was excessively obvious. I was a small stumped because poblanos and cheese sounded for illustration Chile Relleno, but I didn’t cognize really to incorporated tortillas. After overmuch thought, I decided to conscionable usage nan chile Relleno spirit successful nan crockery alternatively of really stuffing nan peppers. That besides made nan look measurement easier, and you cognize I’m each astir easy. With this easy measurement of doing it, you will person little clip successful preparing nan crockery without compromising nan flavor. A cleanable dainty for you and your family. That’s why this is highly recommended.


OK, confession time. I haven’t really eaten a chile Relleno before. I don’t cognize why precisely because peppers and food are 2 of my favourite things. Now that I can’t eat wheat, I would beryllium acrophobic to bid 1 successful lawsuit nan breading contained flour. If you are for illustration maine and don’t usually bid this accepted Mexican treat, conscionable make this elemental casserole instead! It is loaded pinch each nan spirit from nan Mexican food and poblano peppers positive chickenhearted and spices each successful 1 pan.

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This layered chile relleno casserole is nan meaning of comfortableness food. Plus, it's gluten free!

Layered Chicken Chile Relleno Casserole

This layered Mexican casserole is nan meaning of comfortableness food. Plus, it’s gluten free!

  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Yield: 6 1x

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  1. Heat lipid successful a ample skillet complete medium-high heat. Add onion, poblano pepper, chicken, chili powder, cumin, ail powder, and salt. Stir and navigator for astir 8 minutes aliases until chickenhearted is cooked through.

  2. While chickenhearted cooks, preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Spray an 8 x 11″ baking crockery pinch cooking spray. In a mean bowl, whisk together sour pick and salsa.

  3. Now you’re fresh to assemble! Place a azygous furniture of tortillas successful nan bottommost of nan prepared baking dish. Spread half of nan chickenhearted and peppers complete nan tortillas. Drizzle astir a 3rd of nan sour pick substance complete nan chicken, and past dispersed a fistful of food complete nan sour cream.

  4. Repeat nan layers successful measurement 3 erstwhile more. Finally, put 1 much furniture of tortillas connected top. Spread nan remainder of nan sour pick complete nan tortillas, and dispersed different fistful of food complete that.

  5. Cover casserole pinch foil, and cook successful preheated oven for 30 minutes. Remove foil, summation power to 400 degrees F, and cook an further 5-10 minutes until apical is brownish and bubbly. (You tin optionally dispersed a small much food complete nan apical for this last baking step.)

  6. Allow to group for a fewer minutes earlier cutting and serving. Garnish pinch sliced greenish onions if desired.


If you don’t person an 8 x 11″ pan, you tin usage a 9 x 13″ pan. The casserole will conscionable beryllium a spot flatter.

  • Author: Andi
  • Prep Time: 20
  • Cook Time: 40
The meaning of comfortableness food. Plus, it's gluten free!