Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

Turn a chicken dinner into a Mexican fiesta with our enchilada recipe.



Prep Time

20 minutes

Cooking Time

20 minutes



Recipe Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp SPAR Olive Oil
  • 1 red onion, peeled and finely chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic, peeled and crushed
  • 2 tsp cumin
  • 4 SPAR Chicken Breast Fillets, diced
  • 1 can Mexican flavour tomato
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • salt and freshly milled pepper
  • 2 tsp fresh origanum
  • 1 can SPAR Kidney Beans
  • 6 medium wraps (white or brown)
  • 2 cups of cheddar/mozzarella cheese, grated
  • 1 avocado, chopped
  • 1/2 cup sour cream OR SPAR Double Cream Yoghurt
  • tomato and onion salsa (for serving)
  • coriander (for serving)

Recipe Method

  1. Fry the onion in the oil until soft and cooked (for ±8 minutes).
  2. Add the garlic and cumin, and cook for another minute.
  3. Add the chicken and sauté for 5 minutes, then add half of the canned Mexican flavour tomato.
  4. Season with sugar, salt, pepper and fresh origanum and add the kidney beans.
  5. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  6. Fill each wrap with chicken and a sprinkle of cheese. Roll up like a pancake and place in an oven-safe dish.
  7. Cover the wraps in the rest of the canned tomato and left-over cheese.
  8. Bake for 20 minutes at 200 ºC or until the cheese bubbles and turns brown.
  9. Serve with diced avocado, sour cream, tomato and onion salsa and coriander.

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