Paleo Enchiladas

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These Paleo Enchiladas will have you reaching for seconds. Made with leftover chicken, the paleo tortillas are then smothered in enchiladas sauce and topped with dairy-free cheese.

Grain free Enchiladas

After I created my paleo tortilla recipe, all I could think about was making paleo enchiladas.

I spent a large portion of my years in Tucson and when my sisters and I went out to eat, I would always get enchiladas.

First, this is a simple recipe and I highly recommend using leftover chicken or beef to keep the meal prep simple.  

I spend enough time planning out meals and making so much from scratch that anytime I can skip some steps, I will take it.

The paleo tortillas take the longest amount of time to make but oh mama, I was in  heaven when I was eating this dish.

Grain free Enchiladas

 I’m going to admit that I’ve made this two times this week.  Yes, two,  and I am contemplating a  third as a I write this.

Easy Chicken Enchiladas | Paleo, Gluten-free

What you’ll need for this Recipe:

FILLING

How to Make This Paleo Enchiladas Recipe:

In a skillet combine the chicken, onion, garlic, salt and pepper and coconut oil and cook until the chicken is browned and done.

Set aside.

In an 8″ x 8″ baking dish, pour enough sauce to cover the bottom, roughly 1 cup.

Take your Paleo Tortillas and scoop 1 – 2 tablespoons of chicken and then add a pinch of cheese.

Roll the wrap around the filling and place with the seam side down in the baking dish.

When the wraps are all in the pan, cover the wraps with the remaining enchiladas sauce.

Sprinkle on more cheese and bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.

If you like this Paleo Enchiladas recipe, you’ll love:

Slow Cooker Chocolate Chicken Mole (whole30, keto)

Slow Cooker Pork Chili Verde (whole30, Keto)

Slow Cooker Fully Loaded Taco Meat (whole30)

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Paleo Enchiladas

Paleo Enchiladas

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 45 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
These paleo enchiladas casserole is delicious!

Ingredients

Filling

Instructions

  1. In a skillet combine the chicken, onion, garlic, salt and pepper and coconut oil and cook until the chicken is browned and done.
  2. Set aside.
  3. In an 8" x 8" baking dish, pour enough sauce to cover the bottom, roughly 1 cup.
  4. Take your grain-free wraps and scoop 1 - 2 tablespoons of chicken and then add a pinch of cheese,
  5. Roll the wrap around the filling and place with the seam side down in the baking dish.
  6. When the wraps are all in the pan, cover the wraps with the remaining enchiladas sauce.
  7. Sprinkle on more cheese and bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.

Notes

You can use leftover chicken or beef.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 Serving Size: g
Amount Per Serving:Calories: 220 Saturated Fat: 6g Cholesterol: 58mg Sodium: 1270mg Carbohydrates: 9g Fiber: 1g Sugar: 6g Protein: 19g

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14 Comments

  1. Sara Phillips September 30, 2013 at 4:08 pm

    HOLY YUMMMM!!!! Those look AMAZING! (And I love that baking dish!)

    Reply
    1. Kelly Bejelly September 30, 2013 at 4:30 pm

      Thank you Sara 🙂 I got the dish from Marshalls!

      Reply
  2. brucekgt October 1, 2013 at 2:57 pm

    Kelly-
    I’m always looking for ways to make my favorite foods paleo (or at least semi). Is the El Pato Red Chile Sauce readily available locally?
    Thanks,
    BruceKGT

    Reply
    1. Kelly Bejelly October 1, 2013 at 3:12 pm

      I got it from Fred Meyer so you should be able to find something similar. It was in the Mexican food section and it had no weird ingredients in it!

      Reply
  3. anne October 4, 2013 at 8:10 am

    That looks delicious!! I love anything Mexican!

    Reply
  4. HilLesha October 6, 2013 at 7:40 pm

    That looks fantastic!

    Reply
  5. Michelle June 8, 2014 at 9:16 am

    Yum looks great how many Paleo wraps does one recipe make? Thank you!

    Reply
  6. Margie October 18, 2015 at 6:25 am

    I’ve been thinking about making enchiladas for a while. Thanks for sharing. I will make this tonight.

    Reply

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