Fiesta Chicken Enchiladas

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by strawberryjane

I can't take the credit for this recipe but it's really good and quick and easy to make.....it was discovered in a cookbook I bought from our school to help out with a classmate of my daughter who has CF (the classmate not my daughter) the cookbook is called:Country Cookin,For a Cure great fundraiser they done here and has lots of great recipes!

Top Review by *Shelly*

So great. The filling is wonderful. I didn't have green onions on hand so I used chopped red onions. I liked that the sauce was so easy. I did just like you suggested and used one can of red enchilada sauce and then one can of green enchilada sauce on top. I liked that this didn't have a creamy sauce. Made me feel like I was saving some calories except that I added extra monterey jack! I will definitely make again. Thank you!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Pour 1 can of enchilada sauce in a 9by13 inch baking dish.
  3. In a large bowl,combine chicken,sour cream,chilies,onions and salt.
  4. Stir in one cup of cheese.
  5. Spoon about 1/3 cup of chicken mixture down the center of each tortilla.
  6. Roll up tortillas and place seam side down in prepared baking dish.
  7. Pour remaining can of enchilada sauce over top;sprinkle with remaining one cup of cheese.
  8. Bake uncovered 30 minutes or until cheese is melted and enchiladas are heated through.
  9. Serves 6-6 I have doubled this recipe before- experiment around with the enchilada sauce-- I prefer one can of green sauce and 1 red sauce-- but you can use whatever you like-- also you can add more cheese on the top-- these really are yummy!
  10. hope ya like them-- also you can use the hot enchilada sauce instead of the mild, we just use the mild because of my kids-- they love this recipe-- not to spicy for them.

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