Spicy Chicken Enchiladas

Spicy Chicken Enchiladas

Want to add something spicy to your Mexican dinner? Then try these cheesy chicken enchiladas made using Muir Glen® tomatoes, Old El Paso® salsa and tortillas.
  • 20 Minutes Prep
    40 Minutes Total
  • 8 Servings

Ingredient List

  • 1 1/2 cups sour cream
  • 1 can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen™ organic fire roasted diced tomatoes, drained
  • 2 1/2 cups shredded pepper Jack cheese (10 oz)
  • 1 teaspoon salt-free southwest chipotle seasoning blend
  • 3 cups shredded cooked chicken
  • 1 1/2 cups Old El Paso™ mild salsa
  • 1 package (11.5 oz) Old El Paso™ flour tortillas for burritos (8 tortillas; 8 inch)
  • Sliced green onions, if desired
Recipe Continues Below


  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. In large bowl, mix sour cream, tomatoes, 1 cup of the cheese and the seasoning blend. Stir in chicken.
  2. Spread 1/2 cup of the salsa in baking dish. Spoon 1/2 cup chicken mixture down center of each tortilla; roll up. Place enchiladas, seam side down, over salsa in baking dish. Spoon remaining 1 cup salsa over filled enchiladas; top with remaining 1 1/2 cups cheese.
  3. Bake uncovered 20 minutes or until cheese is melted and enchiladas are thoroughly heated. Garnish with green onions.

Expert Tips

  • If you really want to kick up the heat in these enchiladas, use hot salsa.


Calories444,Total Fat24g(Saturated Fat13g,),Sodium835mgTotal Carbohydrate29g(Dietary Fiber0g),Protein25g;% Daily Value*:Vitamin A0%;Vitamin C0%;Calcium0%;Iron0%; Exchanges:1 1/2 Starch; 1 Vegetable; 1 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat; Carbohydrate Choices:2 *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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