Mexi-Chicken Strata

Do brunch at home. It's easy with a make-ahead spicy chicken strata.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 9 hr 25 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 8
 

Ingredients

8
slices white bread
1 1/2
cups finely chopped cooked chicken
1/2
cup roasted red bell peppers (from 7.25-oz. jar), cut into strips
1/3
cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
8
oz. (2 cups) shredded Monterey Jack cheese
4
eggs
1 1/4
cups milk
1
(4.5-oz.) can Old El Paso™ Chopped Green Chiles
1
teaspoon cumin
3/4
cup Old El Paso™ Salsa, if desired

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  • 1 Spray 12x8-inch (2-quart) baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Cut 4 bread slices in half; arrange in sprayed baking dish.
  • 2 In medium bowl, combine chicken, roasted peppers, mayonnaise and half of the cheese; mix well. Spread over bread in baking dish. Cut remaining bread into cubes; sprinkle over chicken mixture.
  • 3 In same bowl, beat eggs. Add milk, green chiles and cumin; mix well. Pour over bread cubes. Top with remaining cheese. Cover; refrigerate 8 hours or overnight.
  • 4 Heat oven to 325°F. Uncover baking dish; bake 50 to 60 minutes or until set. Let stand 10 minutes before serving. Top each serving with salsa.
  • 1 Spray 12x8-inch (2-quart) baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Cut 4 bread slices in half; arrange in sprayed baking dish.
  • 2 In medium bowl, combine chicken, roasted peppers, mayonnaise and half of the cheese; mix well. Spread over bread in baking dish. Cut remaining bread into cubes; sprinkle over chicken mixture.
  • 3 In same bowl, beat eggs. Add milk, green chiles and cumin; mix well. Pour over bread cubes. Top with remaining cheese. Cover; refrigerate 8 hours or overnight.
  • 4 Heat oven to 325°F. Uncover baking dish; bake 50 to 60 minutes or until set. Let stand 10 minutes before serving. Top each serving with salsa.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1/8 of Recipe
Calories
350
(
Calories from Fat
200),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
22g
22%
(Saturated Fat
9g,
9%
),
Cholesterol
165mg
165%;
Sodium
640mg
640%;
Total Carbohydrate
18g
18%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
4g
4%
),
Protein
21g
21%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%;
Vitamin C
20%;
Calcium
30%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 2 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.