Skinny Chicken Enchilada

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Source: Skinny Taste/ WW PointsPlus: 4

Yield: 8 servings ( Serving Size: 1 enchilada )
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  • Sauce:
  • 2 clove(s) garlic minced
  • 1 to 2 tablespoon(s) chipotle chilis in adobo sauce
  • 1 ½ cup(s) tomato sauce
  • ½ teaspoon(s) chipotle chili powder
  • ½ teaspoon(s) ground cumin
  • ¾ cup(s) fat free chicken broth
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • Chicken:
  • 1 teaspoon(s) vegetable oil
  • 8 ½ ounce(s) chicken breasts cooked and shredded
  • 1 cup(s) onion diced
  • 2 clove(s) garlic minced
  • ¼ cup(s) cilantro
  • kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon(s) cumin
  • ½ teaspoon(s) dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon(s) chipotle chili powder
  • âNx93 cup(s) chicken broth
  • ½ cup(s) tomato sauce
  • 8 reduced carb whole wheat flour tortillas 7 inch
  • non-stick cooking spray
  • 1 cup(s) low fat mexican cheese shredded
  • ½ cup(s) scallions chopped


  1. 1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

  2. 2. In a medium saucepan, spray oil and sauté garlic. Add chipotle chiles, chili powder, cumin, chicken broth, tomato sauce, salt and pepper. Bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to low and simmer for 5-10 minutes. Set aside until ready to use.

  3. 3. Heat the vegetable oil in a medium skillet over medium-high heat. Sauté onions and garlic on low until soft, about 2 minutes. Add chicken, salt, cilantro, cumin, oregano, chili powder, tomato sauce, chicken broth, and cook 4 to 5 minutes. Remove from heat.

  4. 4. Spray a 13 by 9-inch glass baking dish with non-stick spray. Put ⅓ cup chicken mixture into each tortilla and roll it. Place on baking dish seam side down, top with sauce. Then top with cheese.

  5. 5. Cover with aluminum foil and bake in the oven on the middle rack for 20-25 minutes. Top with low fat sour cream or scallions if you wish. (Extra points)
  6. Makes 8 enchiladas.
October 2013

This recipe is a personal recipe added by mltran08 and has not been tested or endorsed by MyRecipes.

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