Yummy chicken enchiladas

    30 min

    Yummy comforting dinner for those cold winter evenings. Chicken enchiladas are baked with a creamy cheese sauce.


    Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK
    15 people made this

    Serves: 4 

    • For the filling
    • 2 chicken breast fillets, shopped
    • 4 small onions, chopped
    • 3 teaspoons garlic puree
    • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon mixed herbs
    • 2 dessertspoons tomato puree
    • 1 dessertspoon tomato ketchup
    • 1 dessertspoon balsamic vinegar
    • 2 teaspoons soy sauce
    • 1 Tin chopped tomatoes
    • To assemble
    • 100ml milk
    • 4 teaspoons plain flour
    • 150g grated cheese
    • 4 garlic or plain wraps

    Prep:20min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Preheat the oven to 180 C / Gas 4.
    2. Put chicken and onions in a pot and fry for 4 minutes, then add all other filling ingredients, putting chopped tomatoes in last. Allow to simmer for 15 minutes.
    3. Meanwhile add 2/3 milk into pot, put on a medium heat. Add flour to remaining milk and stir until smooth, then add to pot and stir constantly until thick. Remove from heat and add 2/3 of cheese, a bit at a time; stir occasionally until melted.
    4. Get an oven dish and spread a small amount of cheese sauce on the bottom to prevent sticking. Take wraps and put chicken and a small amount of cheese sauce in the wrap and roll, then place in oven dish.
    5. Lastly add remaining cheese top the top and remainder of sauce around edges to prevent burning.
    6. Bake in the preheated oven until the cheese is golden and the enchiladas are heated through, about 10 minutes.

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    Have made this a few times now and absolutely love it! Changed the white sauce recipe slightly..30g butter, 2 tbsp flour, approx 400ml milk and 100g cheese  -  29 Mar 2016


    I used quorn chicken style pieces for a vegi option, easy to make and proper yummy comfort food!  -  29 Jul 2013


    Fantastic! easy to do recipe - quick, tastey family meal!  -  20 Oct 2012