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Mexican Enchiladas

An enchilada is a tortilla rolled around a filling and covered with a sauce.  Enchiladas can be filled with a variety of ingredients, including meat, cheese, beans, potatoes,vegetables or combinations.  Enchiladas may be filled and rolled in advance and reheated shortly before serving.  To make enchilada’s, spread the tortillas with a little of the filling, e,g, Mexican-style Meat Sauce, roll up and place in a greased ovenproof dish that is large enough to take a few tortillas in a single layer.  Spoon a little more filling over each tortilla and sprinkle with cheese.  Bake at 180°C for about 15 minutes or until heated through and bubbly on top.  Serve hot with the salad and sour cream.

Recipe by Carolié de Koster from Art Of Cooking page 455.

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