One Pot Chicken Tortilla Pie

One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

 

One Pot Chicken Tortilla Pie has layer after layer of flour tortillas with all kinds of goodness sandwiched in between and tons of melted cheese on top. The whole thing is cooked in a cast iron pan for a very easy meal with little kitchen cleanup.

There are two layers of refried bean and enchilada sauce mixture and two layers of a creamy chicken mixture with cheese, green chilies, and corn.

One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

 

If you let it sit and cool for a little while, you can slice it into pie-shaped pieces that hold together wonderfully.

One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

 

One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

 

I made One Pot Chicken Tortilla Pie in a 12-inch cast iron pan with 12-inch tortillas. When layering the tortillas in the pan, it quickly became obvious they were not all exactly 12-inches. They actually varied in size quite a bit. Oh well.

You could use smaller tortillas and overlap them some. That might actually look better.

One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

 

Anything with the word “pie” in the name gets me excited. Savory pies, sweet pies. Love them all. A slice of this Chicken Tortilla Pie makes a hearty and delicious dinner and makes enough servings to serve 8 people.

One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

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One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie
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Chicken Tortilla Pie
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
40 mins
 

Chicken Tortilla Pie has layer after layer of creamy, cheesy goodness. Refried beans and chicken make this a filling one dish meal.

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 6 to 8 servings
Author: Christin Mahrlig
Ingredients
  • 1 tablespoon Vegetable oil
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 cups chopped cooked chicken
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 (10.75-ounce) can cream of chicken soup
  • 1 (4-ounce) can chopped green chilies, I drain it slightly
  • 1 (11-ounce) can corn drained
  • 2 green onions, sliced
  • 3 cups shredded Mexican cheese, divided
  • 1 (16-ounce) can refried beans
  • 1 (14-ounce) can enchilada sauce
  • 5 12-inch flour tortillas
  • green onions and olives for garnish
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Add oil to a 12-inch cast iron pan. Heat over medium heat. Add onion and cook 4 minutes. Add garlic and cook 1 more minute. Transfer onion/garlic mixture to a medium bowl.
  3. To bowl with onion/garlic mixture, add chicken. Sprinkle chili powder and cumin on top of chicken.
  4. Add cream of chicken soup, chilies, corn, green onions, and 1 cup of cheese. Stir well and set aside.
  5. In another medium bowl, stir together refried beans and enchilada sauce until evenly mixed.
  6. In the same pan you cooked the onions in (add a little more oil if it is not well coated), place a tortilla on the bottom.
  7. Spread half of chicken mixture on top of tortilla.
  8. Layer another tortilla and cover it with half of refried bean mixture.
  9. Repeat with one more layer of each and top with 5th tortilla.
  10. Sprinkle remaining 2 cups cheese on top.
  11. Place in oven for 25 to 30 minutes.

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12 thoughts on “One Pot Chicken Tortilla Pie

  1. I made this last night for dinner…super easy to make. It’s colorful, and the aroma in the kitchen is out of this world! The whole family gobbled it right up! I think next time I make it I would add just a bit more chili powder and maybe add some chopped jalapenos (we like it spicy). Other than that it was delicious! And the skillet cleaned up SUPER easy.

  2. I’m all about Mexican food, and I’m loving the looks of this pie! That’s so great that it’s made all in one pot, which makes me love it even more. πŸ™‚

  3. Seriously!!!! This looks so good. You pretty much had me at two layers of refried beans. I’m a refried bean maniac. What a great cast iron skillet meal.

  4. Oh my goodness! We love any type of Mexican food in our house, my husband would love this! And how awesome that it’s a one pot meal too. The less dishes the better πŸ™‚

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