Cheese & Pork Enchiladas

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Debs Recipes

Whenever I've made these scrumptious enchiladas they've been given thumbs-up all around. They are extra delicious made with Spicy Green Chile Verde Pork Spicy Green Chile Verde Pork for the cooked meat, but plain diced pork pieces will do in a pinch.

Top Review by StacyMD187373

Sorry, but these were really pretty bland. Should've used pepper jack cheese, maybe? I almost added some jalapenos; will definitely do this with the leftovers. Or maybe making my own sauce would make it better?

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 23 cups grated Mexican blend cheese, divided
  • 13 cup finely chopped onion
  • 12 (6 inch) corn tortillas
  • vegetable oil
  • 2 cups diced cooked pork
  • 1 (15 ounce) can green enchilada sauce


  1. Reserve 1/3 cup cheese; combine 2 1/3 cups cheese with onion and set aside.
  2. In a saucepan, combine cooked pork (or chile verde pork) with green enchilada sauce; heat through then set aside.
  3. Heat oil in small frying pan; soften tortillas, one at a time, by placing in hot oil for a few seconds on each side; drain tortillas on absorbent paper.
  4. Divide cheese and onion mixture between tortillas; add 1/2 tablespoon sauce (avoid any large pork chunks which will go on top of the enchiladas) to each; roll tortillas tightly and place seam-side-down in a 9x13" baking pan that has been sprayed with no-stick cooking spray.
  5. Pour sauce evenly over top; sprinkle on reserved cheese; bake at 400° for 20 minutes.

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