Creamy Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

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Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

Silka Clark


The creaminess of the sauce combined with the spiciness of the chilis make these enchiladas especially delicious. They taste like they are much more complicated to make than they are. Leftovers are still as good as the original.

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30 Min


30 Min


2 c
shredded chicken breast, i sometimes shred a rotissary chicken
1 can(s)
large can of green chili enchilada sauce
2 can(s)
small cans diced green chilis
1 can(s)
cream of chicken soup
1 c
sour cream
1/2 c
optional small can sliced black olives
1 pkg
soft taco sized tortillas
3-4 c
shredded cheddar cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1. Preheat oven to 350.
2. In a large bowl, mix enchilada sauce, chilis, soup, sour cream and salsa (and olives) until blended.
3. Ladle a few scoops of sauce into the bottom of a 13x9 casserole.
4. Fill a tortilla with a small handful of chicken, a small handful of cheese, then a small ladle of sauce. Roll up, and place in casserole.
5. Continue with the remainder of the tortillas, chicken, and cheese, until the casserole is filled with enchiladas.
6. Ladle remaining sauce over enchiladas, and top with remaining cheese. Garnish with parsley.
7. Bake 30 minutes at 350.
8. Serve with sour cream, avacado, diced tomato, or other mexican style garnishes to your liking.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Tacos & Burritos
Regional Style: Mexican