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Doritos™ Cheesy Chicken Casserole

  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 50 min
  • Ingredients 7
  • Servings 8

Who knew a bag of chips could be baked right into a delicious dinner casserole? We use Cool Ranch™ in this cheesy chicken bake, but try it with any flavor you like. Alfredo sauce is the secret ingredient that helps bind it all together, but you’d never know it was there! MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

1
bag (10 oz) Doritos™ Cool Ranch™ flavored tortilla chips, coarsely crushed (about 6 cups)
1/4
cup butter, melted
2
cups shredded Colby-Monterey Jack cheese (8 oz)
1
jar (15 oz) four cheese Alfredo pasta sauce
1
tablespoon Old El Paso™ original taco seasoning mix (from 1-oz package)
3
cups shredded cooked chicken
1
can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen™ organic fire roasted diced tomatoes, undrained

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13x9-inch (3-quart) baking dish with cooking spray. In large bowl, toss Doritos™ and melted butter until well coated. Sprinkle 4 cups of the Doritos™ evenly in bottom of casserole. Top with 1/2 cup of the cheese.
  • 2
    In large bowl, stir pasta sauce and taco seasoning mix until well blended. Add chicken, tomatoes and 1/2 cup of the cheese; stir until well mixed. Spoon evenly over Doritos™ in baking dish.
  • 3
    Bake uncovered 30 minutes. Sprinkle with remaining Doritos™ and remaining 1 cup cheese. Bake about 5 minutes longer or until hot and cheese is melted.

Expert Tips

  • Use any of your favorite Doritos™ chips in this recipe.
  • Rotisserie chicken works well for this recipe. Boned and preshredded can be found in the deli section of your favorite grocery store.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
640
Calories from Fat
410
% Daily Value
Total Fat
45g
69%
Saturated Fat
22g
108%
Trans Fat
1g
Cholesterol
140mg
46%
Sodium
850mg
35%
Potassium
270mg
8%
Total Carbohydrate
30g
10%
Dietary Fiber
2g
10%
Sugars
2g
Protein
27g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
25%
25%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
35%
35%
Iron
10%
10%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 2 1/2 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 6 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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