Mexican Chicken Enchiladas

Chicken is a perfect protein for a plate of saucy, cheesy Mexican enchiladas. Add rice and beans to your chicken enchiladas and you've got a complete Mexican meal.

See Popular Mexican Chicken Enchiladas Recipes

Picante Chicken Enchiladas

Pace Salsa & Picante

Who wouldn't love these enchiladas? They've got chicken, cheese and picante sauce, all wrapped up in a tortilla and baked until the cheese is melted and the filling is hot.

Total: 50 mins

Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas Verde

Pace Salsa & Picante

Warm tortillas are filled with an enticing combination of shredded chicken, Pace® Salsa Verde, sour cream and Cheddar Jack cheese, and are baked until the filling is hot and the cheese is melted.

Total: 35 mins

Easy Cheesy Enchiladas for Great Mexican Meals

Mexican enchiladas are impossible to resist. The immortal humorist Jack Handey, put it best: "If God dwells inside us," he once wrote, "I sure hope He likes enchiladas, because that's what He's getting." Not everyone would be able to segue from that to Cinco de Mayo, but look!

Farmers Market Fresh Enchiladas

Fresh vegetables and a coffee-infused sauce make these chicken enchiladas stand out from usual Mexican menu mainstays.

Chicken Enchiladas

Better Homes and Gardens

In Spanish, enchilada means "spiced with chile," a requisite step in preparing this cheesy chicken casserole.

Chile-Chicken Enchiladas

Betty Crocker

Old El Paso® Favorite Recipe! Welcome family with a fiesta of flavors in a baked chicken, cheese and tortilla favorite.

Total: 1 hr 5 mins

Enchilada Quesadillas

Betty Crocker

Make it Mexican in just 20 minutes! Grab a skillet to make a restaurant favorite with chicken and cheese.

Total: 20 mins

Chicken Enchiladas


This Tex-Mex standout proves that 20 minutes and 7 ingredients are all it takes to make a 5-star family fave.

Total: 40 mins

Fiesta Chicken Enchiladas


White corn tortillas stuffed with shredded chicken, spicy tomatoes, and cheese.

Total: 45 mins
Total: 45 mins
Total: 10 mins

How to Make Chicken Enchiladas

If you've shied away from learning how to make chicken enchiladas, you're not alone. While tacos and even burritos seem fairly manageable, enchiladas can be intimidating, from the filling to the sauce to the bubbling melted cheese. Rise above your fear! Enchiladas are surprisingly easy to make--even a cooking newbie can pull off this Mexican meal.

Chicken Enchiladas: Make the Takeout

Mexican comfort food goes by the name of enchiladas, for those of us who love the warm tortillas, rolled, bursting with savory fillings, and bathed in a spicy sauce (such as adobo or mole). It's also a comfort to your wallet to make enchiladas at home instead of stopping by your favorite taqueria to pick up a batch for dinner. They couldn't be easier to make (you can use store-bought tortillas, or go all out and make your own, with this corn tortilla recipe), and you can experiment with fillings from simple chiles and cheese to beef to sauteed spinach and mushroom to chicken.

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Family Circle

This sensational enchilada casserole combines tortillas, beans, cheese, and taco-seasoned chicken. Take this main-dish recipe to your next potluck or Mexican-themed dinner party.

Spinach and Chicken Enchilada Bake

Ladies' Home Journal

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Diabetic Living

Enchilada Pizza

Family Circle
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