Total Time
55mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 25 mins

These tasty enchiladas are a family favorite. I played with the ingredients until I found something my family loved. Omit the cayanne and chipotle if you want less heat. These take a little time to put together but are well worth the effort.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Brown ground beef with onion, potato, green chiles, and garlic until meat is cooked and vegetables are tender, about 5-10 minutes.
  2. Drain fat.
  3. Season with black pepper, cayenne, chipotle, cumin, and salt.
  4. Then add refried beans and 1/4 c.
  5. enchilada sauce.
  6. Stir to combine.
  7. In a 15 x 10 baking dish pour a light even layer of enchilada sauce.
  8. In a large bowl combine the cheddar and montery jack cheese.
  9. To prepare enchiladas place 1/3-1/2 c.
  10. beef mixture with 1/8c cheese mixture on flour tortilla.
  11. Roll and place seam side down in prepared dish.
  12. Repeat with remaining tortillas.
  13. Top enchiladas with an even thin layer of enchilada sauce to coat tortillas.
  14. Sprinkle with remaining cheese.
  15. Bake in a 350 degree oven for 20-25 minutes until cheese is golden and bubbly.
  16. Serve with your favorite salsa, sour cream, and guacomole if desired.
  17. (If I have any leftover meat mixture I save it to serve over my favorite nachos!) Theses enchiladas go great with spanish rice and refried beans.

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