This Cream Cheese Chicken Enchiladas Recipe is a creamy, spicy and flavorful chicken recipe the whole family will love. This enchilada recipe adds cream cheese for a recipe variation that makes it extra yummy. The enchilada recipe originated in Spain, and itís a corn tortilla that is rolled with a filling recipe that is topped with a chili pepper sauce recipe. Enchiladas were traditionally a spicy food, but you can fill it with different ingredients that you like. You could use meat, seafood, potatoes, cheese, vegetables or you could mix them together and experiment. For this enchilada recipe, cream cheese is used, for a creamy and flavorful enchiladas recipe to enjoy. The meat that this recipe uses is a chicken, so it will be appealing to most people, as chicken is quite universal. It will be hard to resist this recipe because of the sweet cream cheese recipe. This enchilada recipe also uses shredded cheddar and shredded pepper jack cheese.
Cream cheese can be found in cookbooks starting in the mid-eighteenth century. This creamy, savory spread gained popularity in the 1820s, with dairy farms in and around the Philadelphia area gaining a reputation for producing the best examples of this unique cheese. Cream cheese was made on family farms throughout the country, so quantities that were made and distributed were usually small. Cream cheese is most often used as a spread on bagels, bread, and crackers. Cream cheese can also be used as a dip for potato chips and other snack items. Cream cheese can also be used in salads. Cream cheese can be used for many recipes from sweet to savory cooking. Cream cheese is considered in the same category of ingredients as other milk products, from cream, milk, butter, and yogurt. It is also a popular addition to cheesecake recipes and to thicken sauce recipe making them creamy. Cream cheese is sometimes used in place of or along with butter (typically using two parts of cream cheese to one part of butter when making cakes or cookies, and cream cheese frosting.
This enchilada recipe also uses tortillas. A tortilla is a type of thin, soft flatbread recipe that can be used in a wide variety of recipes. The tortilla was originally derived from the corn tortilla recipe, which is a flatbread that is made of corn. The tortilla recipe is made with an unleavened, water based dough; that is then pressed and cooked in a similar way to corn tortillas. In Spanish, the word tortilla has different meanings depending on the region that your are in. In Mexico and Central America a tortilla is a corn tortilla and in other places, a tortilla is a flour tortilla. A popular recipe that uses tortillas is the bean burrito. The recipe uses a tortilla to wrap a filling of sometimes beans, salsa, guacamole, meat, and shredded cheese.
Thank you to Cassie at the "Cassie Craves" recipe site for sharing this chicken enchiladas recipe. Cassie is a Midwestern wife and mother who loves to cook and bake. She learned how to cook by watching the Food Network, learning from the women in her family, and reading an ever-expanding collection of cookbooks. For her, cooking is a form of therapy, a way to reflect on her memories and to make new ones. She is drawn to quick, easy, and balanced recipes that her growing family will enjoy. Some of the recipes you will find on this recipe site include a broccoli salad recipes, taco macaroni, and cheese recipe, chicken pasta recipe, chicken spaghetti recipe, cake batter dip recipe, shredded chicken sandwich recipe and more.