I can't even remember where I got this recipe, but it is a favorite of my family and in particular my brother-in-law, who requested it everytime he came to visit. I gave hime the recipe and now he makes it for his guests. His first comment about this recipe was "Who needs a Mexican restraunt when you can make this?" I love to make a pot of rice and serve a bit of the sauce over it.
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2 cchicken broth
1 csour cream
1 can(s)green chilis (4 oz)
2 cshredded monterey jack cheese
1/2 mediumonion, chopped
How to Make Green Enchiladas
- In a medium size saucepan, melt butter and add flour. Cook and stir for 1 minute to cook flour. Gradually add chicken broth and cook until thickened and bubbly. Add sour cream and chilis.
- Pour a small amount of the sauce into a 9x13 inch baking dish, just enough to cover the bottom of the pan.
- Warm the oil in a small skillet. Soften tortilla in the warm oil. Fill with 2 tablespoons of the grated cheese and 1 teaspoon of the chopped onion. Roll tortillas and place seam side down in prepared baking dish. Continue to fill the remaining tortillas and place in the dish.
- Pour the remaining sauce over the filled tortillas. Bake enchiladas in a preheated 350 degree oven for 20 minutes. Top with more grated cheese and return to oven for another 5 minutes.