Chicken Enchiladas with Chocolate Enchilada Sauce Recipe

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Chicken Enchiladas with Chocolate Enchilada Sauce
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  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees. Spray a 9-by-13-inch baking dish with cooking spray and set aside. For the enchiladas, place oil, chicken, salt, pepper, garlic and onion in a skillet over medium-high heat. Cook until chicken is no longer pink.
  2. Add jalapeno, red pepper, ground cumin, chili powder, brown sugar and chicken broth; cook for 5 minutes. Remove from heat.
  3. Shred chicken and return to pan. Stir in cream cheese, cheddar cheese and beans. Place 1/3 cup chicken mixture in each tortilla and roll up. Place in prepared baking dish seam side down.
  4. For the chocolate enchilada sauce, place a medium saucepan over medium-high heat and add oil, onion and garlic. Sauté 1 to 2 minutes. Stir in chili powder, black pepper, ground cumin, parsley, picante sauce, tomato sauce, dark chocolate chips and water. Heat to a rolling boil and then boil 3 minutes. Reduce heat and simmer 15 minutes.
  5. Pour sauce over enchiladas. Top with Mexican blend cheese. Bake 15 to 20 minutes. Remove from oven and garnish with green onions and tomato. Makes 6 to 8 servings.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 668.14 Kcal (2797 kJ)
Calories from fat 270.2 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 30.02g 46%
Cholesterol 116.78mg 39%
Sodium 1578.65mg 66%
Potassium 1313.61mg 28%
Total Carbs 57.27g 19%
Sugars 12.47g 50%
Dietary Fiber 10.52g 42%
Protein 45.27g 91%
Vitamin C 18.5mg 31%
Vitamin A 0.6mg 20%
Iron 5mg 28%
Calcium 499.3mg 50%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 180.74 Kcal (757 kJ)
Calories from fat 73.09 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8.12g 46%
Cholesterol 31.59mg 39%
Sodium 427.05mg 66%
Potassium 355.35mg 28%
Total Carbs 15.49g 19%
Sugars 3.37g 50%
Dietary Fiber 2.85g 42%
Protein 12.25g 91%
Vitamin C 5mg 31%
Vitamin A 0.2mg 20%
Iron 1.4mg 28%
Calcium 135.1mg 50%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 15.1
  • 17

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • good source of fiber

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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