Sour Cream  Cheesey Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

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Sour Cream Cheesey Chicken Enchiladas

Lori Frazee


This is usually a round two dish from my crock pot sour cream chicken, but I have had last minute request to feed family and friends this meal. So this is how I put it together. There is lots of variations to this, that I will update in the future. You know me, I mix it up, all the time!!!!

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1 Hr


30 Min


Convection Oven


3 c
shredded chicken
4 large
fire roasted green chilis, cleaned and chopped
1 small
chopped sweet onion
3 c
fresh spinach
container, sour cream
1 can(s)
mushroom soup
envelope, onion soup mix
carrots and celery to poach with chicken for flavor
8 oz
shredded jack cheese
6 oz
mexican crumble cheese
5 oz
evapoarted milk
1 jar(s)
green chili sauce, if not avaiavle, make your own with peppers, roasteed, cleaned, pureed, with tomatilla salt & pepper
corn tortillas
4 oz
sliced black olives

Directions Step-By-Step

Poach your chicken, in broth with sliced carrots, onions, celery and green chilis till fork tender for shredding.
In the mean time, in a skillet saute chopped onions til tender. reduce heat, 1/2 sour cream, mushroon soup, 1/1 of the evaporated milk, onion soup mix. Stir together. add green chilies and half of the shredded jack and queso freshco. remove from heat. Add spinach and 1/2 of the black olives along with 1/4 of green chili sauce, stir together .
Preheat oven to 350. Stir in Shreaded chicken, chop or mash some of the carrots and add for another flavor and little color.
Prepare Tortillas. warm and place filling inside, roll, place in baking dish, seam down. To make sauce, in a small sauce pan, mix sour cream, green chili sauce, some 1/2 of remaining queso fresco, 1/2 of remaining jack, warm, little milk if needed
Pour sauce over tortillias. Spinkle remaining black olices and jack cheese over top. Bake 20-25 minutes
Remove from oven, top with quesco fresco and touch of chopped fresh cilantro and serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican