Beef and Cheese Enchiladas

Cook time: 40 Min  Prep time: 30 Min  Serves: a Happy Family!!



corn tortillas
3-4 c shredded cheddar cheese
2 Tbsp olive oil
2-3 clove garlic..minced
1 medium yellow or white onion chopped
1 tsp oregano(i used mexican oregano but regular is fine)
3 Tbsp chili powder
1/2 tsp basil
2 tsp cumin
1 tsp chipotle chili pepper(red pepper can be sub)
2-3 tsp salt
1 tsp black pepper
6oz can(s) tomato sauce
2 c water
if you have made the machaca you can add about 1-2 cups of the broth can use any meat..ground meat ..shredded chicken.



1. In a large sauce pan saulte onions and garlic in the olive oil..until onions are clear. Add tomato sauce and all the seasoning.
2. Bring to a boil and reduce heat to low..simmer for 20-30 min.
3. Preheat oven to 350
4. allow sauce to cool ..prepare a large pan by spraying it with non stick cooking spray
5. Dip corn tortillas in sauce ..roll each one with meat and cheese. When your pan is full top with diced onions..the remaining sauce and cheese.
6. Bake covered for about 40 min then uncovered for 10
7. Serve with rice and beans and ENJOY!!!!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email