Enchilada Suiza Casserole
Category: Main Dishes | Blog URL: http://www.myveggietable.com/2009/10/enchilada-suiza-casserole.html
This recipe was entered in The Foodista Best of Food Blogs Cookbook contest, a compilation of the world’s best food blogs which was published in Fall 2010.
Photo: Amy Puzder
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 tablespoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons chili powder
2 teaspoons garlic powder
2 tablespoons ground cumin
2 teaspoons sugar
1 15 oz can tomato sauce
1/2 cup water
1/4 cup heavy whipping cream
pepper to taste
10 soft white corn tortillas
3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
1 4oz can of chopped green chiles
1 tablespoon taco seasoning
1.Move oven rack to lower middles position and preheat oven to 400°.
2.Heat the oil on the stove in a large skillet over medium heat until shimmering. Add the onion powder, salt, chili powder, garlic powder, cumin, and sauce and cook until fragrant. Slowly stir in the tomato sauce and water. Bring to a simmer and cook uncovered until slightly thickened, about 5 minutes. Add the cream and then season with salt and pepper to taste. Set aside until needed.
3.Mix together 2 1/2 cups of the shredded cheese, 1/2 cup of the sauce, the chillis, and the 1 tablespoon of taco seasoning.
4.Pour 1/2 cup of sauce into the bottom of a 13x9 inch baking dish, top with layer of tortillas (breaking up tortillas to get into corners), top with layer of cheese/chili filling. Repeat layers, ending with a layer of sauce. Top with 1/2 cup of cheese.
5.Serve with sour cream and any remaining sauce.