Chicken Avocado Enchiladas

  • Yield: servings

Ingredients

Enchiladas:
2large chicken breasts
4cups water
2tablespoons Enchilada seasoning
-- 1can stewed tomatoes
10-- 12 corn tortillas
8tablespoons peanut oil
2medium large avacados
1/2-- lime
12ounces sour cream
1 1/2cups grated cheddar jack cheese
-- salt and pepper to taste
Sauce:
2medium tomatillos
1cup salsa verde
1/2cup cilantro
1/2cup chicken broth
1/3can tomato paste (small)
2tablespoons enchilada seasoning
-- salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

Boil chicken breasts in water, stewed tomatos, salt and pepper, and enchilada seasoning for 30 minutes. Let set for 15 minutes.

While chicken is cooking, preheat oven to 325. Then, fry corn tortillas in peanut oil until still foldable (approx. 1-2 minutes). Pat with paper towel to remove excess oil. Set aside and make sauce.

Place tomato paste, enchilada seasoning and one tablesoon of oil from the tortillas in a skillet. Saute over medium heat for approx 5 minutes. Slowly add chicken broth, salsa verde, tomatillos (chopped/liquified in the blender), cilantro, and salt and pepper. Add more chicken broth or water if too thick. Cook until hot. Set aside and make enchilada filling.

Enchilada filling:
Mash avacados. Add lime, salt and pepper and sour cream. Cut up or pull apart chicken breast and mix with the avacado mixture.

Enchiladas:
Fill tortillas and roll. Place in baking dish; top with sauce and cheese. Bake at 325 for 30 minutes.

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