Slow Cooker Chicken Enchiladas
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- 5 Min
- COOK TIME
- 4 Hr 15 Min
For a meal that's super yummy without requiring a lot of kitchen work, turn to our Slow Cooker Chicken Enchiladas! This recipe is packed with family-pleasing flavors and ingredients that will keep their tummies full. In fact, this just may become their new favorite family meal!
What You'll Need
- 1 1/2 pounds chicken breast
- 1 (19-ounce) can red enchilada sauce
- 2 chicken bouillon cubes
- Zest of 1/2 a lime
- 1/4 teaspoon cumin
- 1 (15-ounce) can refried beans or black beans, warmed
- 8 (8-inch) flour tortillas
- 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
What to Do
- In a slow cooker, combine chicken, enchilada sauce, bouillon cubes, lime zest, and cumin; cook on low about 4 hours. Shred chicken and mix into the sauce.
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a casserole dish with cooking spray.
- Place beans in the middle of a tortilla, then add the chicken mixture. Fold and place into casserole dish. Repeat process until you've filled the desired number of tortillas.
- Pour the remaining sauce and chicken mixture over the enchiladas.Top with cheese and bake for about 15 minutes or until cheese is bubbly.
- This recipe comes from Sara of the Budget-Savvy Diva! Her recipe was the first prize winner in our Search for the Ultimate Weeknight Meal Contest!
- To try more of Sara's fantastic recipes visit her blog: Budget Savvy Diva!
- Check out the 10 recipes that made it to the finals!
- Plus, if you loved these crock pot chicken enchiladas, be sure to check out our collection of Top 10 Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes.
Nutritional InformationShow More
Servings Per Recipe: 8
- Calories 344
- Calories from Fat 97
- Total Fat 11g 17 %
- Saturated Fat 4.5g 22 %
- Trans Fat 0.0g 0 %
- Protein 28g 57 %
- Cholesterol 69mg 23 %
- Sodium 979mg 41 %
- Total Carbohydrates 32g 11 %
- Dietary Fiber 3.8g 15 %
- Sugars 2.5g 0 %
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