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Southwest Chicken Bake Recipe
  • READY IN 41 mins

Southwest Chicken Bake

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"Flavorful and juicy chicken pieces bake with layers of salsa, black beans, and brown rice for a weeknight meal that's light but hearty."

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Add seasoning mix to chicken in medium bowl; toss to evenly coat.
  3. Heat dressing in large skillet on medium-high heat. Add chicken; cook and stir 5 min. or until evenly browned. Spoon into 1-1/2-qt. casserole; cover with layers of beans, corn, onions and salsa.
  4. Bake 20 min. Top with cheese; bake 5 min. or until melted. Serve over rice.
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  • PREP 10 mins
  • COOK 31 mins
  • READY IN 41 mins

Footnotes

  • TACO BELL® and HOME ORIGINALS® are trademarks owned and licensed by Taco Bell Corp. Kraft Kitchens Tips Special Extra
  • Nutritional info per serving: Calories 470 Total fat 13 g Saturated fat 4.5 g Cholesterol 85 mg Sodium 1080 mg Carbohydrate 54 g Dietary fiber 8 g Sugars 4 g Protein 33 g Vitamin A 15 %DV Vitamin C 10 %DV Calcium 25 %DV Iron 20 %DV
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Reviews More Reviews

Most Helpful Positive Review
Mar 09, 2012

Very good, easy. We made our own taco seasoning from another recipe on allrecipes, don't think I will ever buy packaged taco seasoning again as I like being able to decrease amount of salt.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jun 07, 2012

Average southwest recipe. Good flavors, but nothing spectacular.

 

42 Ratings

Apr 15, 2012

Southwest Chicken was great! 4 stars just because the recipe really didn't go into a whole lot of detail about the rice but hey, its rice... whats there to really figure out? Super pleased because this was a really easy dish to make that turned out tasty! Only thing I changed was the salsa, I used Chi-Chi's Salsa which was pretty darn tasty. The only problem I had was when I was tossing the seasoning mix with the chicken some of it ended up stuck to my fingers so next time I might add more to compensate for sticky fingers! Overall was a pretty great dish, easy to prep, make, and the taste was right on! Definitely saving this recipe for a later date.

 
May 06, 2012

I loved this recipe! I'm definitely saving and I will make this again. Note: Makes enough food for 3 adults. If you have a large family, you may need to adjust the recipe :).

 
Apr 11, 2012

Yummy! Loved it. I didn't have any green onions or chicken thighs. I used yellow onions and boneless chicken breast and it came out great. I also cooked the onions when browning the chicken.

 
Feb 29, 2012

This was a huge hit with the family. We will be making this again. It was really good. Great flavour.

 
Feb 19, 2012

Really good dish!

 
Aug 27, 2012

Delicious and filling. Only changed two things: I used a different brand of taco seasoning and left off the cheese to accommodate a family member with a dairy allergy. (The rest of us added cheese to our plates.) Everyone went back for seconds, and none of us were actually still hungry when we did so. =D

 

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