Chicken Enchiladas

1
Michelle Hickey

By
@Chellenay69

My mother made this quite a bit as I was growing up. It is very tasty and the cumin adds great flavor.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 4
    chicken breasts (boiled and deboned)
  • 1 medium
    onion (chopped)
  • 3-4 Tbsp
    cumin
  • 8 oz
    monterey jack cheese (grated)
  • 1 tsp
    red pepper
  • 8 oz
    cheddar cheese (grated)
  • 10
    flour tortillas
  • 3 can(s)
    cream of chicken soup
  • 1 small
    can black olives (chopped) - optional
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 16 oz
    sour cream

How to Make Chicken Enchiladas

Step-by-Step

  1. Chop chicken up and mix with soups, onion, olives, and all seasonings in a large skillet.
  2. Simmer for about 10 minutes and add 1/3 of the cheeses and 1/2 the sour cream.
  3. Fill tortillas and roll up. RESERVE about 1 to 1 1/2 cups of the filling and once your tortillas are filled and placed in a baking pan, spread the remaining topping over them.
  4. Bake covered at 350 for 45 minutes.
  5. Top with remaining cheeses and bake uncovered for about 5-10 minutes until cheese is melted.
  6. Serve topped with sour cream and picante sauce if desired.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chicken Enchiladas

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican




Show 1 Comment & Review

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Creamy, cheesy, yummy and crazy delicious comfort food to help you get through these cold winter days!

Easy To Prep Casserole Recipes

Easy to Prep Casserole Recipes

Kitchen Crew

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, or for dessert, I love a good casserole. Easy to prepare, they are always crowd-pleasing and great if hosting a dinner, serving a large family or want...

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.