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Title: Chard Enchiladas

User: nnss

Yield: 1 batch

Categories: main dish, mexican, vegetables, cheeses

amount unit name
2 TB canola oil
2 garlic cloves
peeled and chopped
1 onion, peeled and chopped
4 C chard, coarsely chopped*
1 TB butter
1 TB flour
1/2 C milk
1/2 C cheddar cheese, grated
6 corn tortillas
1/2 C hot salsa


*Chard can be mixed with spinach and kale and other in-season greens.
Preheat oven to 375 F.
Heat oil; saute garlic and onion until golden. Add chard (in small
amounts) until it is cooked down. Make a bechamel sauce; melt butter,
stir in flour, add milk and cheese. Stir until thick, then mix into
cooked greens.
Fill center of each tortilla, roll up, place in lightly oiled baking
dish. Spread salsa over all; bake in hot oven for 25 minutes.
Recipe developed by Ellen Ogden. In 'The Cook's Garden' catalog.
Vol. 8, No. 1. Spring/Summer 1991. Pg. 7. Posted by Cathy Harned.