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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 407.6
  • Total Fat: 11.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 78.1 mg
  • Sodium: 617.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 41.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3.8 g
  • Protein: 33.3 g

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Tex Mex Chicken Penne

Submitted by: DIXIETANGO
Tex Mex Chicken Penne

Introduction

A quick casserole that is great for those busy weeknights. Also makes a unique potluck dish. A quick casserole that is great for those busy weeknights. Also makes a unique potluck dish.
Number of Servings: 8

Ingredients

    3 chicken breasts, cooked and either diced or shredded
    12 ounces penne pasta, cooked and drained
    1 can cream of chicken soup, Healthy Request or reduced fat
    1 cup light sour cream
    1 packet taco seasoning, reduced sodium
    1 (4 oz) can diced green chiles
    1 cup Mexicorn (corn with peppers, or regular corn, drained
    1 teaspoon red pepper flakes, optional (for extra heat)
    1 cup Mexican blend shredded cheese, divided

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a bowl combine soup, sour cream, taco seasoning and red pepper flake, stir well. Add green chiles, Mexicorn, chicken, and 1/2 cup cheese, stir to combine. Add pasta and coat well. Pour mixture into 9 x 13 inch baking dish or equivalent. Sprinkle remaining 1/2 cup cheese over top. Cover with foil and bake for 30 minutes. Let sit uncovered 5 minutes before serving. Serves 8.

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user DIXIETANGO.






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