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Sweet N Savory Enchiladas

 Sweet N Savory Enchiladas
Whenever my husband has a potluck at the office, he signs me up to bring these saucy enchiladas. After preparing these many times, I finally enlisted him to help make them.—GaleLynn Peterson, Long Beach, California
12 ServingsPrep: 25 min. Bake: 30 min.


  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 2 medium onions, cut into wedges
  • 2 garlic cloves, peeled
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1-1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons canola oil
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 2 pounds ground beef
  • 1 pound Jimmy Dean® Premium Pork Sausage Roll
  • 12 flour tortillas (8 inches), warmed
  • 3/4 cup shredded Colby cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1/2 cup thinly sliced green onions


  • In a blender, combine the tomatoes, onions, garlic and seasonings.
  • Cover and process until blended. Transfer to a saucepan. Add oil.
  • Bring to a boil. Cook and stir for 3 minutes or until thickened.
  • Remove from the heat. Gradually add a small amount of hot tomato
  • mixture to cream, stirring constantly. Return all to pan; set aside.

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Sweet N Savory Enchiladas (continued)

Directions (continued)

  • In a large skillet, cook beef and sausage over medium heat until meat
  • is no longer pink; drain. Stir in 2/3 cup of the tomato cream sauce.
  • Spoon meat mixture onto tortillas. Roll up and place seam side down
  • in a baking dish. Pour remaining sauce over enchilada.
  • Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 20 minutes or until heated through.
  • Sprinkle with cheeses. Bake 10 minutes longer or until cheese is
  • melted. Sprinkle with onions. Yield: 12 enchiladas.
Purchase green onions with fresh-looking tops and clean white ends. Store them wrapped in the refrigerator for up to 5 days. For longer storage, freeze sliced or chopped green onions for up to 1 year. One green onion equals about 2 tablespoons sliced.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 490 calories, 30 g fat (13 g saturated fat), 89 mg cholesterol, 839 mg sodium, 31 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 24 g protein.