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King Ranch Chicken

King Ranch Chicken


  • 1/2 to 2/3 pound Cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder
  • Garlic salt, to taste
  • Salt, to taste
  • Pepper, to taste
  • 1 can cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 can cream of chicken soup
  • 2 dozen corn tortillas
  • 2 frying chickens, boiled, then cut into bite-size pieces (save stock)
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 large bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 can tomatoes


  1. Put Cheddar cheese in a bowl and sprinkle with chili powder and seasonings.
  2. Spread soups over cheese.
  3. Quickly dip tortillas into boiling chicken stock to wilt.
  4. Layer a 13 x 9-inch baking dish with tortillas and add ingredients in the order listed above.
  5. Bake for 30 minutes at 325 degrees F.

Feeds a crowd!

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