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Chicken Enchiladas Skillet

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Craving some Mexican food tonight? This Chicken Enchiladas Skillet is the ideal dish. It’s an easy one-pot meal that will satisfy all your cravings. You’ll love how quickly this dish comes together – it only takes about 30 minutes from start to finish! Plus, it makes a great weeknight meal for the whole family.
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Cook Time 30 mins
Course Dinner
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 4
Calories 849 kcal


  • 1 to 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breast boiled and coarsely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 green bell pepper diced
  • 1 onion diced
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 8 ounce cream cheese
  • 28 ounce green chile enchilada sauce
  • 12 corn tortillas cut into pieces
  • 1 cup shredded fiesta blend cheese
  • 3 Roma tomatoes seeded and diced, for garnish
  • Fresh cilantro chopped, for garnish


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • Heat a large skillet over medium high heat and add olive oil. Sauté the bell pepper, garlic, and onion, stirring occasionally, until the onion is translucent and the pepper is tender.
  • Stir in the chicken, cream cheese, sour cream, and about half of the enchilada sauce.
  • Mix in half of the tortillas pieces, reserving the rest for the top.
  • After mixing the tortilla pieces with the chicken mixture, add the remaining tortillas to the top of the casserole. Pour the remaining enchilada sauce over the tortillas and sprinkle with the cheese.
  • Bake for 20 to 30 minutes or until the edges are bubbly and the cheese has melted.
  • Garnish with diced tomatoes and chopped cilantro.


Calories: 849kcalCarbohydrates: 64gProtein: 44gFat: 47gSaturated Fat: 24gPolyunsaturated Fat: 4gMonounsaturated Fat: 14gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 190mgSodium: 2258mgPotassium: 941mgFiber: 10gSugar: 21gVitamin A: 3161IUVitamin C: 38mgCalcium: 382mgIron: 3mg
Keyword chicken enchilada skillet, chicken enchiladas, mexican recipes
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