Green Chile Enchiladas

Green Chile Enchiladas

Southern Living AUGUST 2002

  • Yield: Makes 6 servings


  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 (8-ounce) block colby-Jack cheese blend, shredded
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 (10 3/4-ounce) can cream of chicken soup
  • 1 (5-ounce) can evaporated milk
  • 1 (8-ounce) loaf pasteurized prepared cheese product, cubed
  • 1 (0.4-ounce) envelope Ranch dip mix
  • 1 (4-ounce) can chopped green chiles
  • 1 (2-ounce) jar diced pimiento, drained
  • Water
  • 12 (8-inch) corn tortillas


Cook beef and garlic powder in a skillet, stirring until crumbled and no longer pink. Remove from heat; drain. Stir in shredded cheese and onion; set aside.

Heat next 3 ingredients in a saucepan over medium heat; stir until melted. Stir in dip mix, chiles, and pimiento.

Pour water to a depth of 1 inch in a skillet; heat over medium-high heat. Dip tortillas, 1 at a time, into hot water, using tongs; soak 2 to 3 seconds. Spoon about 1/3 cup meat mixture onto 1 side of each tortilla; roll up tightly, and place in a lightly greased 13- x 9-inch baking dish. Top with cheese sauce.

Bake, covered, at 350° for 30 minutes. Uncover and bake 10 more minutes.


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