One Pot Mexican Chicken Tortilla Pie

Chicken Tortilla Pie

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
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 6 to 8 servings
Author Christin Mahrlig


  • 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


  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.