Easy Baked Queso Chicken Recipe

Baked Queso Chicken will be your new favorite weeknight meal! It’s not only QUICK and EASY, but delicious. With just a few ingredients and a special tip, you will have moist and tender chicken on the table with almost no effort. #chickenrecipes #easyrecipes #dinner #food #cooking #baking #quickrecipes

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Easy Baked Queso Chicken Recipe

Easy Baked Queso Chicken Recipe

  • Author: Pinerday
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins
  • Total Time: 25 mins
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x


  • 1 cup Buttermilk
  • 4 boneless chicken breast
  • 2 teaspoons taco seasoning
  • salt and pepper
  • 10 ounces Ro-Tel tomatoes and chilies
  • 1 cup queso 12 ounces
  • 1 cup pepper jack and cheddar cheese shredded


  • Place chicken in ziplock bag with buttermilk and let sit overnight or at least for 30 minutes. Drain, and pat dry.
  • Preheat oven to 375º.
  • Sprinkle chicken with taco season and salt and pepper. Place in a glass baking dish.
  • Drain tomatoes and chilies and place half on chicken, cover with queso and place the rest of the tomatoes on top. Cover with grated cheese mixture.
  • Bake for 25-30 minutes, until instant thermometer reads 155º. They will continue to cook once removed from the oven.

  • Category: Chicken, Dinner
  • Cuisine: American

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