King Ranch Chicken Casserole


Why is it Called King Ranch Chicken?

King Ranch Chicken Casserole is named after the largest ranch in Texas.  You’ll find this casserole at almost every potluck dinner, school function, picnic, family reunion, etc. It’s THAT popular!

Simple Ingredients

You'll need to gather a small list of ingredients to make this easy King Ranch Chicken Casserole.

Cook Onions & Peppers

First, saute the onions and peppers. Then add the other ingredients. You will add the soups, tomatoes, and chicken to the cooked vegetables.

Add Cheese

One cannot have too much cheesy goodness in a chicken casserole like this. :)

Add Seasonings

Add the spices and fold it into the cooked chicken and shredded cheese.

Next, Tortillas

Then add the tortillas. You want to be sure that the tortillas are covered with the creamy sauce.

More Cheese!

Like I said, never too much.


Bake for about 20 minutes covered with foil, then 10 minutes uncovered.

Time to Eat

You’ll want to let the casserole rest for a few minutes before serving. Garnish with fresh herbs, like cilantro, if you’d like!

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