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Salsa Verde Enchiladas

These Salsa Verde Enchiladas are an easy casserole that freezes great. And it's gluten-free!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Yield 6 servings


  • 2 cups shredded chicken (rotisserie chicken works well here)
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix (from a 1 oz package)
  • 3/4 cup salsa verde, divided
  • 8 corn tortillas (flour tortillas can be used as well)
  • 4 roma or plum tomatoes, seeded and chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • 2 cups shredded Monterey Jack or cheddar cheese
  • Toppings: sour cream, guacamole, salsa


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. In a medium bowl, add the chicken, sour cream, taco seasoning, and the remaining 1/2 cup salsa verde. Mix together and set aside.
  3. Spread 1/4 cup of the salsa verde on the bottom of an 8x8 square baking dish.
  4. Tear 4 of the tortillas into 2 inch pieces and layer on top of the salsa. Top with 1/2 of the chicken mixture. Top with half of the tomatoes, 2 tablespoons of cilantro, and 1 cup of cheese. Repeat layers (tortillas, chicken mixture, tomatoes, cilantro, cheese).
  5. If freezing, wrap with saran wrap and then foil and freeze.
  6. Bake for 20 minutes or until enchiladas are hot and bubbly.
  7. Cut into squares and add your favorite toppings such as sour cream, guacamole, and salsa.