Black Bean-Chicken-Spinach Enchiladas

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 25 Minutes
Bake: 35 Minutes


1 cup chopped, cooked chicken
1 (15-ounce) cans black beans, rinsed and drained
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
1 teaspoon Creole seasoning
1 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion powder
1 (8-ounce) container sour cream
8 (8-inch) flour tortillas
1 (12-ounce) block Monterey Jack cheese, shredded and divided


Combine first 8 ingredients in a medium bowl; set aside.

Stir together Spinach Madeleine and sour cream until blended.

Spoon about 1/2 cup black bean mixture down center of each tortilla. Top each with 1/3 cup Spinach Madeleine mixture, and sprinkle with 3 tablespoons cheese. Roll up, and place, seam sides down, in 2 lightly greased 11- x 7-inch baking dishes. Sprinkle remaining cheese evenly over tops.

Bake, covered, at 350° for 25 minutes. Uncover and bake 5 to 10 more minutes or until cheese is melted.