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Enchilada Chicken Recipe

Enchilada Chicken Recipe

We enjoy Southwestern flavors and this six-ingredient recipe never gets boring. The chicken sizzles in the skillet before getting baked and comes out tender and juicy every time. —Nancy Sousley, Lafayette, Indiana
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 20 min. YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (6 ounces each)
  • 2 teaspoons salt-free Southwest chipotle seasoning blend
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 cup enchilada sauce
  • 1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro

Directions

  • 1. Sprinkle chicken with seasoning blend. In an ovenproof skillet, brown chicken in oil. Top with enchilada sauce, cheese and cilantro. Bake at 350° for 18-20 minutes or until a thermometer reads 170°. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 chicken breast half equals 265 calories, 11 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 109 mg cholesterol, 252 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 38 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 5 lean meat, 1 fat.

Wine Pairings

Sweet White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.