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Fiesta Chicken Enchilada

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Three growing boys eat a lot so I love me a good deal—especially when it comes to my grocery budget. In fact, couponing is what I first began blogging about. Now I’ve found another way to save at the grocery store, too.
 
Fiesta Chicken Enchilada
 
I was rather mindlessly fixing dinner while thinking through my to-do list when one of my guys came into the kitchen and gave me a disappointed look. So, of course I asked, “What’s that all about?”

“Well…” came the fumbling words and wrinkled nose. “Umm, we just had that a couple of days ago.”

He looked at me with a little trepidation, knowing Mama is much happier when he doesn’t complain about food. He’s heard my “be thankful for what you have speech” before.

But I realized he was right. Blame it on picky eaters and a stretched mom, but my menu choices have been on repeat as of late.

Easy Fiesta Chicken Recipe 

My son’s reaction was a good reminder to pull out some new recipes and make meal time interesting again. I found this yummy Fiesta Chicken Enchilada recipe through Publix #MyBestMeal.

Easy Enchilada Ingredients 

Besides looking pretty—all those colors!—and having an enticing aroma, this dish is delicious.

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Filling for Chicken Enchiladas 

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Ingredients for Enchiladas

It simplifies meal planning and you don’t have to wait for a coupon with the new rewards program. It’s a practical way for moms like me who love a good deal to stretch that grocery budget…

…and add variety that discriminating growing boys can appreciate!

Simple Enchilada Recipe 

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Fiesta Enchilada Recipe

Fiesta Chicken Enchiladas
Serves 6
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Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
30 min
Total Time
45 min
Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
30 min
Total Time
45 min
Ingredients
  1. 2 cans (10 oz. each) Ro*Tel Original Diced Tomatoes & Green Chilies, divided
  2. 3 cups shredded, cooked chicken
  3. 12 6-inch corn tortillas
  4. 2 - 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese divided
  5. 1 can (8 oz.) Hunt's Tomato Sauce
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350. Drain 1 can of the tomatoes: reserve liquid. Combine the drained tomatoes and chicken in a large bowl, mix well and set aside.
  2. Wrap tortillas in damp paper towels. Place on microwaveable plate. Microwave on HIGH 45 seconds to 1 minute or until softened.
  3. Top each tortilla with 2 tablespoons of the cheese and 1/4 cup chicken mixture; roll up. Place seam side down in a 13 x 9 inch baking dish. Combine the reserved tomato liquid, the remaining can of undrained tomatoes and tomato sauce; mix well. Pour evenly over tortillas and sprinkle with the remaining cheese. Cover with aluminum foil.
  4. Bake for 30 minutes or until enchiladas are hot and cheese melts.
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Layne Henderson

Layne is a boy mom in love. Surrounded by three adventurous little men, she's in pursuit of an empty laundry basket, the perfect cup of coffee, and sleep. She blogs, parents, and manages social media while wearing her tiara.