Category Archives: Mexican Recipes

Jalapeno Beef Enchiladas

Jalapeno Beef Enchiladas

Ingredients:

1 lb. lean ground beef
1 cup chopped onions (about 1 medium)
2 cups enchilada sauce, divided
6 oz. Jalapeno VELVEETA Cheese, cut into thin slices
12 corn tortillas (6 inch), softened

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350°F. Cook and stir meat and onions in large skillet on medium heat until meat is browned and onions are tender; drain. Return meat mixture to skillet. Add 1/2 cup of the enchilada sauce; mix well.

Spread 1/2 cup of the remaining enchilada sauce onto bottom of 13×9-inch baking dish. Spoon 1/4 cup of the meat mixture down center of each tortilla; roll up. Place, seam-sides down, in baking dish; top with the remaining 1 cup enchilada sauce and the Velveeta.

Bake 20 min. or until enchiladas are heated through and Velvetta is melted.

Makes 6 Servings (2 Enchiladas Per Serving)

 

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Ingredients:

2 tablespoons canola or olive oil, divided
2 cups chopped white or yellow onion
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 cup thinly sliced green onions
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1/4 cup fresh cilantro, finely chopped
2 cups skinless roasted chicken breast meat
1 cup bottled roasted red peppers, chopped
1 (4.5 ounce) can chopped green chilies, drained

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Taco Casserole

Taco Casserole

A Delicious and easy to make taco casserole recipe that family and friends will love.

Ingredients:

1 lb ground skinless chicken breast
1/2 c onions, chopped
1/2 c bell peppers, chopped
1 clove garlic
1 pkg taco seasoning mix
8 ozs taco sauce
1 c fat-free sour cream
1 c fat-free cottage cheese
1 c low-fat tortilla chips, whole or broken up
1 c low-fat cheddar cheese, shredded
3/4 c salsa

Directions:

Heat oven to 400. Spray cooking spray on bottom of a 2-quart casserole dish; set aside. In a skillet, cook chicken, onion, peppers, and garlic clove until tender. Add seasoning mix and taco sauce; set aside. In a medium bowl, combine sour cream and cottage cheese; set aside.
Place half the broken chips in the bottom of casserole dish. Add meat mixture to cover the chips, then cover the meat with sour cream mixture. Sprinkle with cheese and remaining crushed chips. Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes or until cheese has melted. Top with 3/4 cup salsa if desired.

Makes 8 (1 Cup Servings)

Nutritional Info Per Serving:
287 Calories; 4g Fat; 25g Protein; 34g Carbs; 43mg Cholesterol; 2g Fiber

Layered Mexican Casserole

Layered Mexican Casserole

A Delicious Layered Mexican Casserole That Family And Friends Will Love.

Ingredients:

1 lb. extra-lean ground beef
1 green pepper, chopped
1 red pepper, chopped
1 jar (16 oz.) thick & chunky salsa
1 can (14-1/2 oz.) diced tomatoes, undrained
1 pkg. (10 oz.) frozen corn
12 gluten-free corn tortillas (6 inch)
1-1/2 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese, divided

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Burrito Casserole

Burrito Casserole

Delicious Burrito Casserole That Is Perfect For A Weeknight Dinner.

Ingredients:

8 small (fajita-size) flour tortillas
2 cups refried beans
2 tablespoons canola oil
1/2 small red onion, diced
1 1/2 pounds ground beef
1 1/2 cups store bought salsa (medium for a spicier taste)
Optional: 1 minced fresh jalapeno pepper

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Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas

Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas

A Delicious Creamy Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas Recipe.

Ingredients:

2½ cups Chopped Cooked Chicken
1 10¾ oz Condensed Cream of Chicken Soup
1 8 oz Kraft Shredded Colby & Monterey Jack Cheese, divided
1 cup Breakstone’s Sour Cream, divided
¼ cup Chopped Cilantro, divided
12 8″ Flour Tortillas
1½ cups Salsa

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