Total Time
9hrs 30mins
Prep 8 hrs
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

I love twisting up old favorites to a new flavor. Try this for a dinner party or for a pot luck. Since you can make it ahead, it really saves some time.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Spray a large piece of foil and a 13x9-inch pan with nonstick spray.
  2. Mix tomatoes, sauce, stir in chicken spread 1 cup of chicken mix in pan. Top with 4 noodles; spread 1/2 of beans, top with 1 1/2 cup chicken mix, 1 cup cheese, 1/4 cup onion and half of the olives. Repeat with remaining ingredients (noodles, beans, chicken, cheese, onion and olives).
  3. Cover with foil-sprayed side down.
  4. Refrigerate for 8 hours.
  5. Bake at 350°F covered for 50 minutes.
  6. Remove cover and bake 18-22 minutes longer. Let stand for 10 minutes; sprinkle with cilantro.
  7. Serve with a dollop of sour cream, chopped tomatoes and shredded lettuce, if desired.

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Sorry, but I can't keep this recipe in 'my cookbook'. The noodles didn't fit the pan (there was about 2-3" of nothing on either side of the pan with the noodles in the middle). We thought the refried beans kinda took center-stage and I don't really care that much for them as it is. Sorry, maybe it's just personal taste :(

*Petunia* May 23, 2004

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