Spicy Tex-Mex Chicken Cobbler

Total Time:
52 min
10 min
42 min

4 to 6 servings

  • 1 medium onion, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 (15-ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 (10-ounce) can diced tomatoes and onions with lime juice and cilantro
  • 1 (10-ounce) can enchilada sauce
  • 2 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose baking mix
  • 1 large egg
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded extra-sharp Cheddar, divided
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro leaves, divided
  • 2 avocados, sliced
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • Sour cream
  • Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.

  • Saute onion in hot oil in a 10-inch cast iron skillet over medium-high heat 3 to 4 minutes or until tender. Stir in beans and next 8 ingredients. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, 15 minutes.

  • Combine baking mix, egg, and milk in a medium bowl, stirring until smooth. Fold in 1/2 cup cheese and 1/4 cup cilantro; pour over simmering chicken mixture.

  • Bake for 20 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in topping comes out clean. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese and remaining 1/4 cup cilantro. Sprinkle avocado slices with lime juice, and arrange over cobbler. Serve with sour cream.

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