Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Dee Tourville

By
@Dee_Tourville

A friend gave me this recipe. She got it from a friend while living in Mexico.


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Serves:

makes 5 cups

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

3 c
chicken broth, vegetable broth, or even just water
1 can(s)
(14.5 ounces) diced tomatoes
2 Tbsp
olive oil
1to 2 clove
garlic, minced
1/2 tsp
dried oregano
1/2 tsp
ground cumin
1/3 c
mild chili powder
1 tsp
salt
1/2 c
all-purpose flour

IF YOU HAVE A HIGH-POWERED BLENDER, LIKE A VITAMIX, THIS RECIPE CAN BE MADE START-TO-FINISH IN THE BLENDER. JUST PUT INGREDIENTS IN THE BLENDER AND BLEND ON HIGH UNTIL VERY HOT AND THICK (7-8 MINUTES).

optional: cayenne pepper added (to taste) at the end, if you like hot enchilada sauce

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place all ingredients into blender** and blend on high until smooth. Pour into a 3- or 4-quart sauce pan. Or, place ingredients into a 4-quart sauce pan (no heat) and blend with an immersion blender (stick blender) until smooth.
2
Heat mixture in sauce pan over medium heat, whisking frequently, until mixture thickens and boils. Let boil for 30 seconds, then remove from heat. Cool. Taste, and whisk in some cayenne pepper if you want a hotter sauce.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Mexican
Hashtags: #easy, #Yummy, #saucey