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Baked Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

Serves 4

Recipe easily expands to serve a crowd. Excellent for buffet service.

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp flour
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 1 pint whipping cream or half&, half
  • 2 green onions &, tops, chopped
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 pint sour cream
  • 12 corn tortillas
  • 3 cup cooked chicken breast
  • 2 pimentos, cut in strips
  • 1/2 lb Cheddar cheese, grated
  • Green chile sauce, or salsa
  • Lettuce, coarsely chopped


Instructions:

1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
2. Mix flour with stock and heat until slightly thickened.
3. Add the whipping cream (or half & half), green onion, salt and pepper.
4. Bring to boil.
5. Stir in sour cream until well mixed.
6. Dip each tortilla in cream sauce, then arrange chicken and strip of pimento down center of each tortilla.
7. Roll and place in greased baking dish (or spray with food release)seam side down.
8. Pour remaining cream sauce over all and bake for 30 min.
9. Remove from oven and sprinkle grated cheese over all and return to oven untill cheese is melted.
10. Arrange coarsely chopped lettuce around edges of dish.
11. Serve with green chile sauce, or salsa cruda, or Pico de Gallo.



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Main Ingredient:Meat and Poultry / Chicken
Course:Main Dish
Cuisine:American / Southwestern
Preparation Method:Baking
Difficulty:Medium

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