Black Bean Enchiladas Recipe
- 1 large onion, chopped
- 1 medium green pepper, chopped
- 2 tablespoons chicken or vegetable broth
- 2 cans (15 ounces each ) black beans, rinsed and drained, divided
- 1-1/2 cups picante sauce, divided
- 12 flour tortillas (6 inches)
- 2 medium tomatoes, chopped
- 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/2 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
- 3 cups shredded lettuce
- Sour cream
- 1. In a nonstick skillet, cook and stir onion and green pepper in broth for 2-3 minutes or until tender. Mash one can of black beans. Add to the skillet with 3/4 cup of picante sauce and remaining beans; heat through.
- 2. Spoon 1/4 cup mixture down the center of each tortilla. Roll up and place, seam side down, in a 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish coated with cooking spray. Combine tomatoes and remaining picante sauce; spoon over enchiladas.
- 3. Cover and bake at 350° for 15 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle with cheeses. Bake 5 minutes longer. To serve, place 1/2 cup lettuce on each place and top with two enchiladas. Serve with sour cream. Yield: 6 servings.
2 enchiladas: 449 calories, 11g fat (5g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 1276mg sodium, 64g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 10g fiber), 19g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 starch, 2 lean meat, 2 vegetable, 1/2 fat.
Reviews for Black Bean Enchiladas
"I recommend this to anyone who is trying to eat healthier! It was filling and great the next day at lunch. I added some red peppers to the pan as well because we like them so much."
"Its really hard to find recipes that my kids enjoy especially healthy ones. Its easy to make and I often make enough for two nights."
"very tasty. didn't even miss the meat. we thought they needed more sauce on top, though, so served with salsa in addition to sour cream. next time will use more picante sauce before baking."
"This is my favorite recipe. I make it ever time I do my OAMC. YUMMY!"
"Love this recipe - these are DIVINE!"
"also add enchilada sauce"
"try one can black beans, add corn, red pepper, can of green chili, parsley, chopped tomatoes, and veggie cheese"