How To Make Chicken Enchilada Casserole I


2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves – cooked and diced
1 (10.75 ounce) can condensed cream of celery soup
1 (10.75 ounce) can condensed cream of chicken soup
1 (10 ounce) can enchilada sauce
1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes with green chile peppers
1 (4 ounce) can diced green chiles
1 onion, chopped
1 pinch garlic powder
1 cup chicken broth
1 teaspoon chili powder
16 ounces processed cheese spread
10 (6 inch) corn tortillas


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

In a 5 quart pot combine the chicken, cream of celery soup, cream of chicken soup, enchilada sauce, diced tomatoes and green chiles, onion, garlic, chicken broth, chili powder and cheese. Heat over medium high until the cheese is melted and all of the ingredients are mixed together well.

In a 9×13 inch baking dish, layer the mixture and the tortillas like you would lasagna. Make sure to put a thin layer of the mixture on the bottom of the baking dish to prevent sticking. After layering, place dish in the preheated oven and bake for 45 minutes to 1 hour, until cheese starts to brown and bubble. Let stand and cool for at least 10 minutes before serving!

Simple Southwestern Chicken Salad Recipe


2 boneless chicken breast halves, cooked and cubed
3/4 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup chopped celery
chopped fresh cilantro to taste
1 (1 ounce) package taco seasoning mix


In a medium bowl, combine the chicken, mayonnaise, celery, cilantro and seasoning mix. Mix well.

Cover bowl and refrigerate for 1 hour.

BBQ Miso Chicken Recipe


1 cup miso paste
1 cup beer
1 cup low sodium soy sauce
1 cup white sugar
2 teaspoons sesame oil
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
2 1/2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves


In a large bowl, combine the miso paste, beer, soy sauce, sugar, sesame oil, and cayenne pepper. Stir until the miso and sugar are completely dissolved. Set aside 1/2 cup of the sauce for basting during grilling. Submerge the chicken in the remaining marinade, cover bowl, and refrigerate for at least 2 hours.

Preheat grill for medium-high heat.

Lightly oil the grill grate. Remove the chicken from the marinade, and discard marinade. Grill chicken for 6 to 8 minutes per side, basting during the last few minutes with the reserved sauce. The chicken is done when it’s juices run clear.

Recipe For Chicken Enchiladas Suizas


6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
1 tablespoon butter
1 cup chopped onion
1 green bell pepper, chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese
1 (4 ounce) can diced green chile peppers
1 cup green salsa
1 cup chopped fresh cilantro
4 teaspoons ground cumin
2 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, chopped
salt and ground black pepper to taste
12 (7 inch) flour tortillas
10 ounces shredded Monterey Jack cheese
1 cup whipping cream
1/2 cup chicken broth


Bring a pot of lightly salted water to a rapid boil over medium-high heat. Add the chicken to the boiling water; cover. Cook 15 to 20 minutes; drain and set aside.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a 10×15 baking dish.

Melt the butter in a skillet over medium heat. Cook the onion, green bell pepper, and red bell pepper in the melted butter until just soft, 5 to 8 minutes; transfer to a large bowl. Add the chicken, Cheddar cheese, green chile peppers, salsa, cilantro, cumin, and chipotle peppers to the bowl. Season with salt and pepper; mix.

Place about 1/3 cup of the chicken mixture along the edge of a tortilla; roll tightly into a tube. Place the enchilada, seam-side down, into the prepared baking dish. Repeat until all the chicken mixture is used. Sprinkle Monterrey Jack cheese over the enchiladas. Whisk together the whipping cream and chicken broth in a small bowl; pour over the enchiladas. Cover the dish with aluminum foil.

Bake in preheated oven 30 minutes. Remove foil and continue baking until cheese is completely melted, about 10 minutes.

Pan-Roasted Chicken with Cherries and Port on Buttered Spaetzle


3/4 cup whole milk
3 eggs
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
2 cups all-purpose flour

6 (5 ounce) boneless chicken breast halves with skin
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1/3 teaspoon white pepper
6 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided
3 tablespoons olive oil
1 pound chicken livers, trimmed and halved
3/4 cup dried Bing cherries
1 cup port wine
1 1/2 cups brown chicken stock
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 tablespoon cold water
1/2 cup unsalted butter


Make spaetzle first: Combine the milk, eggs, salt and nutmeg in the container of a food processor or blender. Blend until smooth, about 30 seconds. Add flour and blend for another 30 seconds, or until smooth. Batter will be thick and sticky.

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Pour some of the batter into a potato ricer held over the boiling water. Press through to form strands. Stir gently as it hits the water to prevent sticking. Simmer until the spaetzle float to the surface then remove with a slotted spoon to a large buttered baking dish. Continue with remaining batter. This can be done up to 2 hours in advance. Let stand at room temperature.

On a sheet of waxed paper or paper plate, combine the flour, salt and pepper. Coat the chicken in the mixture, patting off the excess to leave a fine even film. Reserve excess flour. Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add olive oil. When bubbling hot, add the chicken with the skin side down. Cook until golden brown, turn and cook until browned on the other side. Transfer to a platter and tent with aluminum foil to keep warm.

In a separate skillet, melt 2 tablespoons of butter over medium-high heat and add 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Add the chicken livers and cook, without moving, for about 2 minutes per side. Livers should still be pink in the middle. Transfer to the platter with

Chicken Parmesan Alfredo


4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
1 egg, beaten
3/4 cup seasoned dry bread crumbs
1/4 teaspoon paprika (optional)
1 (16 ounce) jar Ragu(r) Cheesy! Classic Alfredo Sauce
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
1 medium tomato, chopped


Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Dip chicken in egg, then bread crumbs combined with paprika, coating well.

Arrange chicken in 13 x 9-inch baking dish. Bake uncovered 20 minutes.

Pour 1 cup Classic Alfredo Sauce over chicken; top with cheese, then tomato. Bake an additional 10 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked. Serve with remaining Sauce, heated, and sprinkle, if desired, with grated Parmesan cheese.

How To Make Chicken Costa Brava


1 (20 ounce) can pineapple chunks
10 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 onions, quartered
1 (14.5 ounce) can stewed tomatoes
2 cups black olives
1/2 cup salsa
2 tablespoons cornstarch
2 tablespoons water
1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced
salt to taste


Drain pineapple, reserving juice. Sprinkle with salt.

In a large frying pan, brown chicken in oil. Combine cumin and cinnamon, and sprinkle over chicken. Add garlic and onion; cook until onion is soft. Add reserved pineapple juice, tomatoes, olives, and salsa. Cover, and simmer 25 minutes.

Mix cornstarch with water; stir into pan juices. Add bell pepper, and simmer until sauce boils and thickens. Stir in pineapple chunks, and heat through.

Chicken Noodle Soup III Recipe


12 shallots, thinly sliced
1/4 cup vegetable oil
6 ounces egg noodles
1 cup bean sprouts
3 quarts chicken broth
3 cups shredded, cooked chicken breast meat
1/2 cup chopped green onion
salt and pepper to taste


In a small skillet over medium heat, cook shallots in oil until brown and fragrant. Remove from heat and set aside.

Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Cook noodles in boiling water until just tender, 8 to 10 minutes; drain and rinse under cold water. Set aside.

Bring a small pot of water to a boil; have ready a bowl of ice water. Blanch bean sprouts by plunging them into boiling water for 1 minute, then into cold water. Drain and set aside.

In a large saucepan over medium heat, bring chicken broth to a simmer.

Divide noodles evenly between 6 bowls. Top with bean sprouts and shredded chicken. Pour the heated broth into the bowls. Drizzle with the shallot mixture and garnish with the green onion. Season with salt and pepper. Serve at once.

Chicken Breasts with Olives Recipe


2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons minced garlic
1 large lemon, juiced
1/2 teaspoon dried tarragon
4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
20 pitted green olives


Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

Melt the butter in an oven-safe pan over medium heat. Stir the garlic, lemon juice, and tarragon into the butter. Cook the chicken breasts in the butter mixture until evenly browned, 3 to 5 minutes per side. Add the olives to the pan.

Transfer the pan to the preheated oven and bake until the chicken is no longer pink in the center and the juices run clear, about 20 minutes. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the center should read at least 165 degrees F (74 degrees C).

Cheesy Chicken and Chive Sauce


1 tablespoon olive oil
5 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves – cut into strips
3 tablespoons butter
1 clove garlic, minced
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 1/4 cups heavy cream
1 cup whole milk
2 tablespoons coarse grained prepared mustard
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/2 cup fresh chives, chopped


Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Saute chicken until lightly browned; set aside. Melt butter in skillet, and saute garlic for 1 minute. Stir in flour, and cook for 1 minute. Remove from heat. Mix together cream and milk, then gradually whisk into flour mixture until smooth. Whisk in mustard. Return pan to medium heat, and stir constantly until mixture boils and thickens. Stir in chicken, Parmesan and chives. Cook, stirring, until heated through.