We tried this recipe the other day and ABSOLUTELY loved it. It was so easy, plus we really had every single ingredient on-hand, in our pantry. I didn’t even have to go to the store to buy groceries for it.
We’re big fans of anything with green chile sauce – so this was a BIG hit at our house.
It takes just a few minutes to throw together, and while it’s baking you have time to throw together a side dish or clean up the kitchen (that’s my kind of recipe).
My husband is not a huge Mexican food lover, but this recipe was gobbled up in just minutes. It will not disappoint, even the pickiest eaters.
could i make this ahead of time and freeze it?
For this recipe, we recommend making, heating and eating it right away. However, you could make it and freeze it, then bake it later, but the tortillas will be a little on the soggy side.
We recommend covering it with foil and saran wrap as well, if you plan to freeze it. To bake it, you will want to increase the baking time by about 10 minutes.
how could i make this dish more spicy?
I am a total wimp with it comes to spicy food, however, my husband loves his food with a bit of a kick.
If you are looking to turn up the heat with this recipe, we recommend using a hot version of chile’s rather than a mild, adding some jalapeños, and using a hot enchilada sauce.
If you are like me, and don’t love hot food, stick to the mild options of this recipe. You could also use a cheddar cheese or provolone in place of the pepper jack, if you really don’t love the spicy food.
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