Chicken Enchiladas

Chicken Enchiladas

Learn how to make delicious Chicken Enchiladas with our chicken enchilada recipe. Mexican spices, soft tortillas, all topped with our mayonnaise.

  • Serves: 4
  • PREP TIME: 20 min
  • COOK TIME: 40 min

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves (4 oz. ea.), sliced
  • 2 medium red and/or yellow bell peppers, thinly sliced
  • 1 medium red onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 Tbsp. Mexican Spice Mix*
  • 1 can (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes , undrained (divided)
  • 8 burrito size flour tortillas
  • 1/3 cup Mexican crema or sour cream
  • 3 Tbsp. Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese or shredded Mexican cheese (about 1 oz.)

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Spray 2-qt. shallow casserole with no-stick cooking spray; set aside.
  2. Heat olive oil in large skillet over medium-high heat and brown chicken, stirring occasionally. Stir in red peppers, onion and garlic, then Mexican Spice Mix. Cook, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender, about 3 minutes. Stir in 1/2 of the diced tomatoes and cook, stirring occasionally, until chicken is completely cooked, about 5 minutes. Let cool slightly.
  3. Spoon chicken mixture onto tortillas. Roll up tortillas and arrange seam side down in prepared casserole. Top with remaining diced tomatoes.
  4. Combine Mexican crema with Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise. Spoon 1/2 of the crema mixture on enchiladas, then sprinkle with cheese.
  5. Bake 20 minutes or until cheese is melted and sauce is bubbling. Let stand 3 minutes, then top with remaining crema mixture. Serve, if desired, with hot cooked rice and guacamole.

*For Mexican Spice Mix, combine 1 tsp. EACH ground cumin seeds, dried cilantro and hot paprika, 1/2 tsp. dried oregano, 1/4 tsp. EACH chili powder and garlic powder.

*Substitution: Use 1 Tbsp. taco seasoning mix instead of Mexican Spice Mix.

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information
Serving Size 1 serving
Serving Size 1 serving
Amount per Serving
Amount per Serving
Nutrient Type Value
Calories 1050
Calories from Fat 320
Total Fat 35 g
Saturated Fat 10 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 60 mg
Sodium 1530 mg
Total Carbs 143 g
Dietary Fiber 10 g
Sugars 7 g
Protein 37 g
Vitamin A 50 %
Vitamin C 160 %
Calcium 15 %
Iron 50 %
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