Enchilada Sauce

enchilada sauce

Homemade Enchilada Sauce is quick & easy and much better than the stuff from a jar. It can also be made in advance, frozen or stored in the fridge until you are ready to roll and bake your enchiladas.  

Homemade Enchilada Sauce is a critical component of our Black Bean Enchiladas. Rolled enchiladas with the sauce can be stored in the freezer for up to a month. Just move to the fridge to thaw when you leave for work and when you come back, pop them in the oven for a hot, healthy, fast dinner. Hot, filling, hearty family food. 

 

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Enchilada Sauce
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Make ahead, freezes well, healthy, 20 minutes effort, spicy as you like it - what's not to love about this Enchilada Sauce?
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Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
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Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings
servings
Ingredients
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Instructions
  1. In a small saucepan, melt the garlic butter on low heat.
  2. Mix in 1 tablespoon of flour and using a baby wire whisk, whisk into the butter and "cook off" the flour.
  3. Add tomato paste, stock cube, water, cayenne and parsley.
  4. Stir constantly until there are no lumps. Increase heat to simmer and simmer for five minutes - always stirring.
  5. Take off heat and let cool.
  6. Can be refrigerated or frozen until required. If frozen, thaw before use.