There’s nothing like soul-warming chili on a brisk day. This recipe, featuring your choice of Sargento® Colby-Jack or Monterey Jack cheese, is ready in about a half hour for a comforting, filling and delicious meal.
1-1/2 Tbsp. olive or vegetable oil
1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, cut into 3/4-inch chunks
2 Tbsp. ground cumin
1 jar (16 oz.) salsa
2 cans (16 oz. each) great northern beans, drained and rinsed
1 cup frozen corn
1-1/2 cups (6 oz.) Sargento® Shredded Colby-Jack Cheese - Fine Cut or Sargento® Shredded Monterey Jack Cheese, divided
Sour cream (optional)
Green onions, sliced (optional)
Black olives, sliced (optional)
Tortilla chips, crushed (optional)
Heat oil in large saucepan over medium heat. Add chicken; cook 3 minutes, stirring frequently. Add cumin; cook 1 minute, stir constantly. Add salsa, beans and corn; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer 15 minutes, stirring once.
Remove from heat; stir in 1 cup cheese. Ladle into bowls; top with remaining cheese and serve with toppings, as desired.