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I had a couple of pounds of hamburger that needed to be eaten and I had a couple of friends coming over to just hand out, drink some beer, burn a few burgers, nothing big.  I thought rather than burgers, I'd do enchiladas.  I had one couple bring black beans, another chips and salsa for nachos, and another bring more beer.  I called an audible and switched from burgers to enchiladas.  Browned up the meat, onions, peppers, etc. and made a quick great sauce.

 

Here are the enchis rolled and in the pan and on the main grate in TheBeast.

 

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Here is the pan just prior to the pull.  

 

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Here is the closeup view that shows the cheese just the right color of brown for my guests and me.  Just an ever so slight crunch there that was quite tasty.

 

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And finally the money shot.  

 

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This was just a simple and quick enchi cook that worked out quite well.  We all had our fill of food and beer and had a great time shooting the breeze.  Good audible at the line.  I hope your weekend was as enjoyable as mine.

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Your enchiladas look delicious CC. :good: :good:

 

O and you know what they say about musical fruit. :)

 

Husker - given your expertise in creating out of this world Mexican, I do appreciate your kind words.

 

And yes, I know all about that musical fruit!  But I love beans and that goes with the territory!  :)  

 

But as long as everyone eats beans, no harm, no foul, right?

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Looks like I picked the wrong day to start my diet... now I want enchiladas!  Nice cook sir.

 

JoeC - I did two pans of those enchis.  Come on over for some leftovers today at lunch!  You're more than welcome to have a seat at ChezChef.  Thanks for your comments.

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Outstanding, CC! My first time making smoked chicken enchiladas on the Big Joe went well but I felt I didn't have enough sauce. Yours look plenty saucy and good! I'm gonna follow your example next time I make a batch!

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Outstanding, CC! My first time making smoked chicken enchiladas on the Big Joe went well but I felt I didn't have enough sauce. Yours look plenty saucy and good! I'm gonna follow your example next time I make a batch!

Cue, thanks for looking and your comments. I'll tell you a secret ... I did use plenty of sauce. I like a nicely sauced enchilada.

But the real kicker is using a homemade olive tapenade and layering that on top of the enchiladas. Why looks like it could be hamburger under that chees is actually the olive tapenade. It really adds a nice subtle flavor boost that folks love but can't quite figure out!

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