Recipe for Elegant Enchiladas Blancas


    Elegant Enchiladas Blancas

    3 cups cooked and shredded chicken
    2 cups shredded Monterey jack cheese
    1 (8 ounce) can diced green chiles
    3/4 cup sour cream
    1/2 cup sliced green onions
    1/2 teaspoon each ground cumin and salt
    1 (2 1/4 ounce) can sliced ripe black olives, drained
    8 corn tortillas, warmed
    1 (10 ounce) can Rosarita Enchilada Sauce
    1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

    In large bowl, combine chicken 1 1/2 cups Monterey Jack cheese, green chiles, sour cream, green onions, cumin and salt. Add black olives, reserving 1 1/2 tablespoons for garnish; mix well. Place about 1/3 cup chicken mixture down the center of each tortilla. Roll to enclose filling; place enchiladas seam side down, into two lightly greased 9-inch square baking dishes.

    Pour sauce over enchiladas, dividing evenly between two pans. Bake , covered, at 350 degrees F for 30 minutes or until heated through.

    Sprinkle remaining Monterey jack cheese and Cheddar cheese over enchiladas. Bake, uncovered, for an additional 5 minutes or until cheese melts.

    Garnish with remaining black olives.

    Makes 8 enchiladas.