Doritos Chicken Enchiladas

August 22, 2016 | Updated: 6:20 a.m., August 22, 2016

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Enchiladas + Doritos = happiness.

Try the recipe below and let us know what you think!


3 chicken breasts, cooked and shredded

1 teaspoon cumin

2 packages shredded cheese, like Monterey Jack and cheddar


1 chipotle pepper

1 small onion

2 cloves of garlic



Corn tortillas

1 can Enchilada sauce

1 bag Doritos


Chop one chipotle pepper in adobo sauce and mix with the shredded chicken and one teaspoon cumin. Next sautee together one small chopped onion and 2 cloves of chopped garlic in a large pan over medium heat. Add chicken mix, cheese, crushed Doritos and combine. Spoon chicken mixture into corn tortillas into a single layer in baking dish. Pour half a can of enchilada sauce on top, add generous amount of shredded cheese and repeat with a second layer. Add Doritos on top, cover with foil, and cook at 400 degrees F for 15-20 minutes.