Layered Chicken Enchilada Suiza

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is the type of recipe that suits a college student or inexperienced cook. I developed it for my son who studies at Purdue. Rather than rolling individual enchiladas, you create a layered casserole with the corn tortillas on the bottom. With the simplicity of canned ingredients, this dinner can be assembled, baked, and put on the table in 30 minutes. To serve, add your preferred toppings, such as sour cream, black olives, extra cheese and salsa.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375. Spray 9x9 pan with non-stick spray (or spread a little butter around the pan to prevent sticking).
  2. Layer as follows: corn tortillas, chicken, chopped green chilies, sour cream (place spoonfuls randomly around the dish), cheese and green enchilada sauce.
  3. Bake 375 degrees for 20 minutes. (Or microwave 80% power for 10 minutes).
Most Helpful

Great recipe; I used 2% cheese and fat free sour cream, and it STILL tasted good! :) I ate it with a plain salad mix. It doesn't look all that pretty but it tastes like the real thing and is a cinch to make! Thanks for sharing!!

afredorap April 20, 2010

This is very good and simple to make! I didn't change a thing! Thanks for sharing!

Lainey6605 March 04, 2009

I only had a small bite of this recipe. It is so good. I cook ahead and freeze meals for quick dinners. This is very easy to prepare and find ingredients for. Thank you for sharing your recipe. :)

Amber of AZ January 12, 2009