Source: America's Favorite Food Associations

Chicken Enchiladas
Spice up your dinner with these easy enchiladas!
Rating:
Serves: 6
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes

 

 
1 cup broiler-fryer chicken, cooked, diced
1/2 cup cooking oil
12 corn tortillas
2 packages (8 ounces each) Monterey Jack cheese, shredded, divided
3/4 cup onion, chopped
1/4 cup butter
1/4 cup flour
2 cups chicken broth
1 cup sour cream
1 can (4 ounces) jalapeno peppers, sliced
Spicy Sauce, (recipe to follow)




In small frypan, place oil and heat over medium temperature. Dip tortillas, one at a time, in hot oil. Remove tortilla from oil; on each tortilla place place 2 tablespoons of the cheese, 1 1/2 tablespoons chicken and 1 tablespoon onion. Roll up tortilla and place seam side down, in single layer in 9x13-inch casserole. In saucepan, melt butter; add flour, stirring to blend. Slowly add chicken broth and cook, stirring, until mixture thickens. Stir in sour cream and peppers; continue cooking until heated through but do not boil. Pour over tortillas and place in 350 degree oven for 30 minutes. Remove from oven; sprinkle remaining cheese on top and return to oven for 5 minutes more until cheese melts. To serve, top with Spicy Sauce.
Spicy Sauce: In small bowl, mix together 1 finely chopped tomato, 1/2 cup finely chopped onion, 2 chopped jalapenos, 1/4 cup tomato juice and 1/2 teaspoon salt.