These enchiladas seriously hit the spot. Adapted from The Kitchn, they’ve become a frequent meal in my household.


Soft and chewy tortillas, gooey cheese, and just a touch of heat. Yum


I think the only drawback is that it’s really hard to resist seconds. And thirds.

Crockpot Black Bean Enchiladas
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Serves: 4-6
  • 1 crockpot liner
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 16-ounce can of black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup corn (frozen or canned)
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 32 ounces of green chili salsa
  • 12 8" tortillas (preferably flour)
  • Sour cream
  1. Line crockpot with liner.
  2. Mix onion, beans, corn, chili powder, cumin, salt, and cup of cheddar in a medium bowl.
  3. Pour about half of the jar of salsa into the bottom of the crockpot (spread around evenly).
  4. Place ⅓ cup of filling into a tortilla, roll up, and place in the bottom of the crockpot.
  5. Repeat until you run out of room at the bottom.
  6. Spread about a cup of the remaining salsa over the layer of tortillas and sprinkle with ½ of what's left of the cheese.
  7. Roll up and place another single layer of filled tortillas in the crockpot.
  8. Spread remaining salsa over the top of the tortillas and sprinkle with remaining cheese.
  9. Cook on high for two hours.
  10. Serve with a healthy dollop of sour cream.
  11. Enjoy!

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