Green Turkey Enchiladas

Enchiladas are a great way to use up leftover turkey after the holidays. This quick recipe really adds flavor to your poultry.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 55 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6


  • 1 Tbsp. butter
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 green bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 can (4 oz.) diced green chilies, undrained
  • 1 jar (16 oz.) four-cheese Alfredo sauce
  • 1 jar (8 oz.) green salsa
  • 1 package (3 oz.) cream cheese, cubed
  • 1 cup shredded pepper jack cheese
  • 2 cups chopped cooked turkey
  • 10 flour tortillas (8 inches)
  • 1 cup shredded Manchego cheese
  • 1⁄3 cup shredded Cotija cheese


  • In large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook and stir for 3 minutes. Add green bell pepper; cook and stir for 2 minutes longer.
  • Add undrained chilies, Alfredo sauce, and salsa; simmer for 3 to 4 minutes. Remove from heat; remove 1 cup of this mixture to a medium bowl. Stir in cream cheese until melted, then add pepper jack cheese and turkey.
  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Pour 1⁄2 cup sauce in bottom of 9-by-13-inch baking dish. Divide turkey mixture among tortillas; roll up and place on sauce. Pour remaining sauce over.
  • Sprinkle with Manchego and Cotija cheese. Bake for 35 minutes or until casserole is bubbly and cheese is melted and lightly browned.