Mexican Chicken Casserole

Mexican Chicken Casserole

Bring together veggies, black beans, whole wheat tortillas & cheese in this Mexican Chicken Casserole. Serve this Mexican Chicken Casserole on a weeknight!

What You Need

3/4 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces
1 tsp. ground cumin
1 green pepper, chopped
1-1/2 cups TACO BELL® Thick & Chunky Salsa
2 oz. (1/4 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese, cubed
1 can (15.5 oz.) no-salt-added black beans, rinsed
1 tomato, chopped
2 whole wheat tortillas (6 inch)
1/2 cup KRAFT Mexican Style 2% Milk Finely Shredded Four Cheese, divided

Directions

Heat oven to 375ºF.

Cook and stir chicken and cumin in nonstick skillet on medium heat 2 min. Add peppers; cook 2 min., stirring occasionally. Stir in salsa; cook 2 min. Add Neufchatel; cook and stir 2 min. or until melted. Stir in beans and tomatoes.

Spread 1/3 of the chicken mixture onto bottom of 8-inch square baking dish sprayed with cooking spray; cover with 1 tortilla and half each of the remaining chicken mixture and shredded cheese. Top with remaining tortilla and chicken mixture; cover.

Bake 20 min. or until heated through. Sprinkle with remaining shredded cheese; bake, uncovered, 5 min. or until melted.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 4 servings

AMOUNT PER SERVING: Calories 350, Total fat 9g, Saturated fat 4.5g, Cholesterol 65mg, Sodium 940mg, Carbohydrate 35g, Dietary fiber 10g, Sugars 6g, Protein 33g

9 SmartPoints