Diva Tasting-Chicken Enchiladas


  • Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 Lb. Boneless Chicken Breast, Cut Into 2″ Pieces
  • Kosher Salt
  • Freshly Ground Black Pepper
  • 10 Oz. Canned Red Enchilada Sauce
  • 8 Oz. Crushed Tomatoes
  • 1 Tsp. Cumin
  • 2 C. Shredded Monterey Jack
  • 2 C. Shredded Cheddar
  • 1/4 C. Fresh Chopped Cilantro, Plus More For Garnish
  • 8 Sm Corn Tortillas


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees f. In a large skillet over medium-high heat drizzle olive oil and sauté chicken; season with salt and pepper. Cook about 3 minutes on each side. Transfer to a plate to cool for 2 to 3 minutes. Shred chicken using 2 forks. Set aside.
  2. In a small bowl combine enchilada sauce and crushed tomatoes; season with 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/2 teaspoon black pepper. In a medium bowl mix together chicken, half of the enchilada mixture, cumin, 1 cup Monterrey jack, 1 cup cheddar, and cilantro.
  3. In a large skillet or casserole dish, spread half of the remaining enchilada mixture on the bottom. Add a small scoop of the chicken mixture in center of 1 tortilla, roll up, place in skillet seam side down. Repeat for remaining tortillas. Spread remaining enchilada sauce on top and sprinkle with remaining cheese. Bake for 10 minutes or until cheese is bubbling and melted.
  4. Garnish with cilantro and serve immediately.

About CroneUno

We are delicious, juicy old crones who have earned their stripes. We are friends over time and space who decided to give back all the delicious information that at the Universe has given us. Some the wisdom of the ages and some from our stupid foibles. The purpose of our site is to share time wizened stories, recipes (some healthy; some not so much), holistic care and supplements from nature's storehouse, and humor...always humor. We want you to laugh with us, share with us, and enjoy the journey with us, whatever it may bring. Namaste
This entry was posted in Home, Recipes, Things That Make Us Happy!. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s