Chi Chi's Seafood Enchiladas

READY IN: 52mins




  • FOR THE SAUCE: Melt butter in a 2 quart saucepan over medium heat.
  • Add flour.
  • Cook and stir for 5 minutes(should have a nutty aroma).
  • Add 1/2 tsp white pepper.
  • Stir in 2 tbsps lobster base and cook for an additional minute.
  • Add milk & wine.
  • Add 2 oz. of the cheese.
  • Continue to cook until thickened.
  • FOR THE CRAB MIX: Lightly chop the flaked imitation crab.
  • Combine with shrimp in a medium size bowl.
  • Add 1.5 cups of cold sauce.
  • Mix well.
  • FOR THE ENCHILADAS: Lay out the tortillas on a flat surface.
  • Place 2 to 3 heaping tablespoons of the crab mix across the center of each tortilla.
  • Place flap of the tortilla over the crab mix and roll.
  • Place flap side down onto a plate or in your baking dish.
  • Ladle warm sauce over the enchiladas.
  • Top with remaining monterey jack cheese.
  • Put into a preheated 425 degree convection oven for 12-14 minutes. In a conventional oven you may want to microwave on high for a minute or 2 before placing in the oven.
  • Watch and do not allow to burn (brown spots).
  • Sprinkle with paprika.