These easy Mexican enchiladas are filled with flavorful, shredded slow-cooked shredded chicken. Placed on a bed of fresh lettuce, this delicious recipe is sure to be the hit of any dinner occasion.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
10 mins
total:
4 hrs 10 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Place chicken breasts in a 1-1/2 quart slow cooker. In a small bowl, combine soup, salsa, chiles, chili powder and cumin; pour over chicken. Cover and cook on low heat setting for 4 to 5 hours.

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  • Remove chicken and place in a medium, shallow bowl. Using two forks, shred meat. Add half of the sauce from the slow cooker to the shredded chicken, tossing to coat.

  • Line a serving platter with the lettuce. Place about 1/3 cup of chicken mixture and about a teaspoon of the shredded cheese down the center of each tortilla and roll up. Arrange enchiladas on the prepared serving platter. Spoon remaining sauce over enchiladas and sprinkle with remaining cheese.

Tips

Tip: To warm tortillas, preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Wrap tortillas tightly in foil. Bake about 10 minutes or until heated through.

Nutrition Facts

271 calories; protein 22.2g 45% DV; carbohydrates 24.3g 8% DV; dietary fiber 2.6g 11% DV; sugars 6.1g; fat 8.9g 14% DV; saturated fat 4g 20% DV; cholesterol 62.7mg 21% DV; vitamin a iu 3534IU 71% DV; vitamin c 4.2mg 7% DV; folate 16.8mcg 4% DV; calcium 129.2mg 13% DV; iron 1.2mg 6% DV; magnesium 25.8mg 9% DV; potassium 810mg 23% DV; sodium 599.1mg 24% DV.