Our Favorite Chicken Enchiladas

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READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by newmama

This recipe comes from a family friend and is the best enchilada recipe I have ever tried. We serve them with sour cream, guacamole, lettuce and tomato. They freeze very well.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. preheat oven to 350.
  2. shred or chop chicken fine (I use the chop setting on my food processor).
  3. beat cream cheese and evaporated milk (start with 1/2 can add more as needed).
  4. add in 2 cups of cheese.
  5. stir (or beat) in chicken, onion, green chiles.
  6. grease a 13x9 and a 9x9 glass baking dish.
  7. spread a thin layer of enchilada sauce on the bottom.
  8. warm tortillas to soften them a little and put a few spoonfuls of chicken mixture down the middle. put a spoonful of salsa verde on top of the chicken, roll them up, tucking in the ends.
  9. line them up in the baking dishes and pour enchilada sauce on top.
  10. top with the other 2 cups of cheese (or more).
  11. cover with foil and bake for 30 mins.
  12. uncover and bake for 15 mins.

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