Tags: Baking, Chile and Cheese Enchilada Stack, Cooking, CooksRecipes, Food, Green Chilies, Meatless Monday, Monterey Jack Cheese, recipes, Tortilla Chips, Vegetarian
This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a Chile and Cheese Enchilada Stack. It’s from one of my favorite recipe sites, CooksRecipes. The Cooks site has a fantastic selection of recipes for all tastes and cuisines. Enjoy and Eat Healthy! http://www.cooksrecipes.com/index.html
Chile and Cheese Enchilada Stack
This simple recipe layers typical enchilada ingredients for an easy entrée with the same great flavor. The stack is cut into wedges and may be served with sour cream and warm refried beans.
2 (10-ounce) cans enchilada sauce – divided use
3 cups shredded Monterey Jack or cheddar cheese – divided use
1 (7-ounce) can diced green chiles
12 (6-inch) corn tortillas, warmed
1 – Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C). Pour 1/4 cup enchilada sauce onto bottom of 9-inch pie plate.
2 – Combine 2 3/4 cups cheese, 1 3/4 cups enchilada sauce and chiles in medium bowl. Place one tortilla in prepared pie plate. Spread about 1/3 cup cheese mixture on tortilla; top with second tortilla. Repeat layers until all tortillas have been stacked, finishing with a tortilla on top. Spread remaining enchilada sauce over stack; sprinkle with remaining cheese.
3 – Bake for 40 to 45 minutes or until cheese is melted. Cut into wedges; serve with sour cream, if desired.
Makes 6 servings.
Tags: Baking, BBQ Sauce, Cilantro Leaves, Cooking, Food, Jalapeño, Jennie - O OVEN READY™ Boneless Turkey Breast, Jennie - O Turkey Recipe of the Week, Monterey Jack Cheese, Pizza, recipes, Sweet potato, Sweet Potato Turkey Pizza
This week’s Jennie – O Turkey Recipe of the Week is a Sweet Potato Turkey Pizza. Made with JENNIE-O® OVEN READY™ Boneless Turkey Breast, BBQ Sauce, small Sweet Potato, Monterey Jack Cheese, fresh Jalapeño slices fresh Cilantro leaves, all on top a Whole Wheat Pizza Crust. You can find this recipe along with all the other delicious and healthy recipes at the Jennie – O website. Enjoy and Make the Switch! https://www.jennieo.com/
Sweet Potato Turkey Pizza
Topped with turkey, sweet potatoes, barbecue sauce and jalaneños, this Sweet Potato Turkey Pizza recipe is a must-try. Ready in under 30 minutes for a tasty weeknight dinner.
1 (12-ounce) package whole wheat pizza crust
½ cup barbeque sauce
1½ cups cooked JENNIE-O® OVEN READY™ Boneless Turkey Breast
½ small sweet potato, peeled and thinly sliced
1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
¼ cup fresh jalapeño slices
garnish: fresh cilantro leaves
1) Heat oven to 425°F.
2) Spread pizza crust with barbecue sauce. Layer with turkey, sweet potato slices and cheese. Top with jalapeño slices. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until bubbly. Garnish with fresh cilantro leaves.
RECIPE NUTRITION INFORMATION
Tags: Baking, Chicken, Cooking, CooksRecipes, Food, Monterey Jack Cheese, Monterey Jack Pita Pizza, Pineapple, Pizza, recipes, Sunday Pizza
This week’s Sunday Pizza is Monterey Jack Pita Pizza. Ingredients of low-fat Monterey Jack cheese, Chicken, and Pineapple. All on top of a Whole Wheat Pita Bread! It’s off the CooksRecipes website which has a fantastic selection of recipes for all cuisines. http://www.cooksrecipes.com/index.html
Monterey Jack Pita Pizza
1 (6-inch) whole wheat pita bread
1/2 cup shredded low-fat Monterey Jack cheese
2 (1/8-inch thick) slices cooked deli chicken (1 ounce each), cut into strips
1/2 cup diced fresh pineapple or canned pineapple tidbits in its own juice, drained
3 teaspoons pizza or pasta sauce
2 teaspoons finely chopped green onion
Chopped flat-leaf parsley for garnish (optional)
Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).
Split pita into 2 rounds by placing pita flat on work surface and carefully cutting around the edge. Separate the 2 rounds and place, cut side up, on a work surface.
Spread each pita round with 1 1/2 teaspoons of pizza sauce. Top each pita with half of the cheese, chicken, pineapple, onion and parsley, if desired.
Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until cheese is melted and edges are browned.
Makes 2 servings.
Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/2 of recipe): Calories 230; Total Fat 7 g; Saturated Fat 4 g; Cholesterol 40 mg; Sodium 700 mg; Calcium 25% Daily Value; Protein 20 g (9 grams from dairy); Carbohydrates 24 g; Dietary Fiber 3 g.