I gave this 3* because it IS a good solid recipe but unless it was a casual potluck or buffet, I wouldn't serve it to company. I made this for a diet dinner - VERY good! I lightened some of the ingredients from the original recipe. I also increased the servings because an 8x8 (half the recipe) made 6 portions. The original recipe, halved, called for 9 tortillas and I put 9 quarters on each of three layers and that was plenty.
Chicken Enchilada Casserole
karenfar Posted: 04/10/14Huntington Beach, CA
HerbLadyhoo Posted: 02/03/14
This is great. My family loved it and asked me to make it again (one week later). Served it with beans, rice & salad topped with guacamole. Really good leftover too. Good enough for company, but great for family dinner too. I charred the poblanos and peeled them before dicing them. I also used 3 cups cheddar and only 1 of Jalapeno Jack to cut the heat very slightly. Other than that - this recipe is awesome - the sauce is restaurant quality.
arkann Posted: 01/11/14
This is an excellent tasty recipe but "very rich," so serve small portions. It makes a big 9/13 pan using two Rotisserie Chickens so I will make half next time for my family in a 9 x 9 inch pan. I would also suggest serving Spanish rice, Refried Beans, Chips and fresh Salsa for a great "make-ahead" company meal. FYI: I used Hot Fire-Roasted Green Chili Peppers (with lime juice ,cilantro & garlic) which helped make it spicy and delicious. (Mezzetta Brand) Our family loved it and I will make it again, especially for an easy company meal.
NativeTexan Posted: 04/17/14
This recipe is awesome! My family usually groans when I make enchilada casserole, because I've been on a never-ending quest for the very best recipe. The quest is over--this is it! They all gave it a thumbs-up, and that NEVER happens with my picky eaters! I split the recipe into two smaller casseroles and froze one. They were the perfect size for our family of 4.
amybercich Posted: 02/12/14
Everyone loved this recipe!! I made it exactly according to ingredients and instruction. I would really like to know the nutritional values though.
Jamescrest Posted: 01/09/14
This dish was absoutley wonderful!!! Loved it and will add it to my family favorites. Great for a large group of people.