Chicken Enchiladas with Tomato Salsa-recipeFor classic Mexican, fill tortillas with chicken, salsa, cheese and vegies, top with extra salsa and cheese, then bake until irresistible.

Chicken Enchiladas with Tomato Salsa

Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Servings 4


  • 1 Roast Chicken skin and bones removed, meat shredded
  • 1 small red capsicum halved, seeded, thinly sliced
  • 1 red onion halved, cut into thin wedges
  • 3 shallots ends trimmed, thinly sliced
  • 145 g 1 3/4 cups coarsely grated cheddar
  • 6 flour tortillas
  • 375 g btl Old El Paso Thick & Chunky Medium Salsa
  • Sour cream to serve
  • Fresh coriander sprigs to serve

Tomato Salsa

  • 3 ripe tomatoes coarsely chopped
  • 1/4 red onion finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice


  • 1.Preheat oven to 200°C. Combine the chicken, capsicum, onion, shallot and 80g (1 cup) of the cheddar in a large bowl.
  • 2.Place 1 tortilla on a clean work surface. Top with one-eighth of the chicken mixture. Place 1 tablespoon of the salsa on top. Roll up to enclose filling. Place in an ovenproof dish. Repeat with salsa and the remaining tortillas and chicken mixture. Spoon over remaining salsa and sprinkle with remaining cheddar. Bake for 20 minutes or until the cheddar melts and filling is heated through.
  • 3.Meanwhile, to make the tomato salsa, combine the tomato, onion and lime juice in a bowl. Season with salt.
  • 4.Top the enchiladas with the tomato salsa, sour cream and coriander.


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