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Chicken Enchiladas

Katerina | Diethood
Rolled tortillas loaded with chicken, tomatoes, and a creamy, cheesy sauce.
Servings : 6 servings
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 yellow onions , sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic , minced
  • 2 chicken breasts , cooked and shredded
  • 1 can (14.5-ounces) diced tomatoes, reserve 1/3 for topping
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese , divided
  • 6 to 8 (8-inch) tortillas

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Grease a 13x9-inch baking dish with cooking spray and set aside.
  • Heat olive oil over medium-heat in a large skillet.
  • Add onions and cook for 3 minutes.
  • Stir in garlic and continue to cook for 1 minute.
  • Add chicken, 2/3 of the diced tomatoes, and sour cream; season with oregano, basil, salt and pepper, and chili powder.
  • Cook for 5 minutes, or until heated through.
  • Mix in 1/2 of the shredded cheddar cheese.
  • Spoon mixture down the center of each tortilla and roll up.
  • Place seam side down in prepared baking dish.
  • Bake for 10 minutes.
  • Top with the rest of the diced tomatoes and shredded cheese.
  • Return to oven and bake for 5 to 10 minutes, or until cheese is melted.
  • Serve warm.

Notes

You can also roll these up in smaller tortillas (4-inch) and serve them as an appetizer at your next gathering.
 

Nutrition

Calories: 304 kcal | Carbohydrates: 27 g | Protein: 17 g | Fat: 13 g | Saturated Fat: 4 g | Cholesterol: 38 mg | Sodium: 463 mg | Potassium: 238 mg | Fiber: 3 g | Sugar: 4 g | Vitamin A: 195 IU | Vitamin C: 3.8 mg | Calcium: 200 mg | Iron: 1.6 mg | Net Carbs: 24 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Tex-Mex
Keyword: chicken dinner ideas, easy dinner recipe, weeknight dinner ideas