Easy Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe

Easy Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe:


  • 1 rotisserie chicken, shredded
  • 1 can pinto beans, drained
  • 1 can green chiles
  • 1 pack low-carb tortillas
  • 1 can red enchilada sauce
  • Cheese (cheddar, Monterey Jack, or Mexican blend), enough to your liking
  • Avocado, sliced (for topping)
  • Radishes, sliced (for topping)
  • Lettuce, shredded (for topping)
  • Sour cream (for topping)
  • Pico de Gallo (for topping)


1. Preheat the Oven:

  • Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C).

2. Shred Rotisserie Chicken:

  • Shred the meat from the rotisserie chicken. Discard bones and skin.

3. Prepare the Beans and Green Chiles:

  • Drain the pinto beans and mix them with the canned green chiles.

4. Assemble the Casserole:

  • In a baking dish, layer the ingredients as follows:
    • Place a layer of low-carb tortillas at the bottom.
    • Spread a portion of the shredded chicken over the tortillas.
    • Add a layer of the pinto bean and green chile mixture.
    • Pour a portion of the red enchilada sauce over the layers.
    • Sprinkle a generous amount of cheese on top.

5. Repeat Layers:

  • Repeat the layering process until all the ingredients are used, finishing with a final layer of cheese on top.

6. Bake Covered:

  • Cover the baking dish with foil and bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes.

7. Uncover and Bake:

  • After 30 minutes, uncover the casserole and bake for an additional 10 minutes or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.

8. Serve:

  • Remove from the oven and let it cool slightly. Slice into squares and serve.

9. Add Toppings:

  • Top each serving with sliced avocado, radishes, shredded lettuce, sour cream, and Pico de Gallo.

10. Enjoy: – Enjoy this delicious and satisfying Chicken Enchilada Casserole!


  • If you prefer a spicier dish, you can use hot enchilada sauce or add jalapeños to the layers.
  • Customize the toppings based on your preferences; add cilantro, sliced olives, or hot sauce for extra flavor.
  • You can use regular tortillas if low-carb is not a concern.

This budget-friendly and easy-to-make Chicken Enchilada Casserole is perfect for a quick dinner option, offering a comforting and flavorful meal.

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