- 1-1/4 pounds lean ground turkey
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 1 teaspoon reduced-sodium taco seasoning
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1 package (8 ounces) reduced-fat cream cheese, cubed
- 1 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend, divided
- 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
- 1-1/2 cups frozen corn, thawed
- 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) fire-roasted diced tomatoes, drained
- 2 cans (4 ounces each) chopped green chilies
- 1/4 cup salsa
- 14 whole wheat tortillas (8 inches), warmed
- 2 cans (10 ounces each) enchilada sauce
- Minced fresh cilantro
- 3/4 cup reduced-fat plain Greek yogurt
- Preheat oven to 375°. In a large nonstick skillet, cook turkey, onion and seasonings over medium heat 6-8 minutes or until turkey is no longer pink and onion is tender. Stir in cream cheese and 1/2 cup Mexican cheese blend until melted. Stir in beans, corn, tomatoes, chilies and salsa.
- Place 1/2 cup turkey mixture off center on each tortilla. Roll up and place in two 13x9-in. baking dishes coated with cooking spray, seam side down. Top with enchilada sauce; sprinkle with remaining cheese.
Bake casseroles, uncovered, 15-20 minutes or until heated through. Sprinkle with cilantro; serve with yogurt.
Freeze option: Cool unbaked casseroles; cover and freeze. To use, partially thaw in refrigerator overnight. Remove from refrigerator 30 minutes before baking. Bake casseroles as directed, increasing time to 20-25 minutes or until heated through and a thermometer inserted in center reads 165°. Yield: 14 servings.
Reviews forBlack Bean Turkey Enchiladas
"Very good and easy and the kids loved it. I appreciate having a freezer portion for later, too!"
"This was okay. It could use more flavor, but it was okay. I ended up dumping the whole portion of meat mix in a 13x9, with chopped tortillas layered in (the baby started to cry and I gave up on rolling!). It worked, but I probably won't make it again."
"This was excellent ! Will definately make again"
"I have tried a lot of the recipes, and enjoyed them, but how do you reduce the servings???"
"I added some more spice as my family likes it hot. Good recipe with half the cheese."
"We loved this recipe! Also loved that we had another meal in the freezer!"
"Incredible! I used half the amount of cream cheese like others had suggested and it was superb! Thanks for sharing."
"These are like the good ol' classic enchiladas that I grew up with in the Midwest. I froze them in 3-serving batches so my husband and I could have dinner and I'd have leftovers for lunch the next day. Good deal. I used corn tortillas to avoid the gumminess that comes from letting flour tortillas sit in sauce too long. Next time I make them, I'll crank up the spice level. They're really mild (but so creamy!)."
"This IS NOT a recipe for enchiladas. Enchiladas use corn tortillas--NOT FLOUR. That automatically makes them burritos."