Chicken Enchiladas from Mexico Recipe

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Chicken Enchiladas Recipe from Mexico

Cook Time:40



6 Green Chiles, roasted and peeled1/4 tsp. Salt1/8 tsp. Cayenne Pepper1/2 medium Yellow Onion1 cup Sour Cream1 oz. Oil12 Corn Tortillas1 1/2 cup Milk1/2 cup cooked Chicken, shredded4 oz. Cheddar Cheese, cubed smallScallions minced3 Tbsp. Flour1 1/2 cup Monterrey Jack Cheese, shredded


1. Coarsely chop and combine the chiles and the onion and sauté in oil until the onion is translucent. Set aside. Bring the milk to a boil in a (2 1/2 qt.) sauce pan. Add the cubed cheddar cheese. To the hot milk, add the flour and mix until smooth. Coo, stirring steadily over medium heat until smooth and thickened (about 1 minute). Add salt and pepper.

2. To assemble the enchiladas: heat about 1/2"" of oil in a skillet large enough to accomodate the tortillas. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Pass the tortillas, one at a time, through the oil to soften and seal them. DO NOT ALLOW THEM TO BECOME CRISP! Press between paper towels to drain.Fill each tortilla with 1 1/2 tbsp each of chicken and the chile and onion mixture. Roll each tortilla up. Place the tortillas, seam side down, in a baking dish large enough to accommodate them. Cover.Bake about 10 minutes. Uncover. Top with the sauce and Monterrey Jack Cheese. Bake for another 8 minutes. Serve immediately garnished with minced scallions.

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Chicken Enchiladas Recipe from Mexico

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