cheesy baked salsa chicken

This tasty Salsa Chicken is a simple and healthy recipe made from chicken breasts flavored with Mexican spices, topped with a chunky salsa, and baked with melted ooey-gooey cheese!

Let’s get started!

- chicken breasts - chunky salsa - shredded cheese - Mexican seasonings - chopped cilantro - your favorite toppings! 

Ingredients Needed

Cheddar, Monterey Jack, Mozzarella, or a Mexican-blend shredded cheese all work in this recipe!

*Quick Tip!*

Preheat oven to 375ºF. Mix Mexican seasonings together in a small bowl. 


Tenderize the chicken breasts using a mallet until about 3/4 thick. Season both sides with the spice mix. 


Spread salsa on the bottom of a baking dish, add seasoned chicken, and spread remaining salsa evenly on top of the chicken. 


Bake in the oven for 35 minutes, until the chicken is cooked through. Serve hot and enjoy!