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Easy Mexican Pizzas

Easy Mexican PizzasOven-crisped flour tortillas topped with refried beans, taco sauce, chicken and Monterey Jack cheese make a handy appetizer, lunch or light supper.

Recipe Ingredients:

10 (10-inch) flour tortillas - divided use
2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese - divided use
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, cut into bite-size pieces
1 (1.25-ounce) package ORTEGA Taco Seasoning Mix - divided use
2 tablespoons water - divided use
1 (16-ounce) can ORTEGA Refried Beans
10 tablespoons ORTEGA Thick & Smooth Taco Sauce

Suggested Toppings: Chopped tomatoes, sliced green onions, ripe olives

Cooking Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C). Grease baking sheets.
  2. Place half the tortillas on prepared baking sheets. Sprinkle cheese evenly over each tortilla. Place remaining tortillas on top of cheese.
  3. Heat oil in large skillet. Add chicken; cook, stirring occasionally, until no longer pink. Add 2 tablespoons seasoning mix and 1 tablespoon water; mix well. Remove from heat.
  4. Combine refried beans, remaining seasoning mix and remaining water in small bowl. Spread bean mixture evenly over each tortilla. Layer with a drizzle of taco sauce, chicken mixture, remaining cheese and toppings.
  5. Bake for 5 to 8 minutes or until cheese is melted.

Makes 5 (2 pizza) servings.

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