Taco & Enchilada Recipes

From taco flavored pastas to enchilada soup to steak fajitas, here are some of our favorite recipes inspired by flavors of the Southwest. Find some inspiration for your Cinco de Mayo celebrations or include these favorites in your weeknight dinner rotations. These delicious recipes are also perfect for Taco Tuesday.

Taco and Enchilada Recipes

Raspberry Chipotle Chicken Tacos
The smoky raspberry flavor is the perfect complement to the grilled chicken, crunchy coleslaw and creamy avocado.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 8
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Smoky
    Spicy
    Raspberry
Easy Beef Enchiladas
Easy to make, full of flavor and perfect for busy weeknights
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 25 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 8
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Tex-Mex
    Cheesy
White Chicken Enchiladas
Perfect combination of flour tortillas, shredded chicken, plenty of cheese, and a delicious white cream sauce with just a hint of heat from the pepper jack cheese
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 30 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 25 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 4
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Creamy
    Spicy
Beef Taco Taquitos
from freezer to table in just 25 minutes, they are so tasty dipped in salsa or sour cream, and they are baked, not fried.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 15-25 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 5
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 425°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Mexican
    Crunchy
Mexi-Cali Rotisserie Chicken Wraps
This wrap features shredded rotisserie chicken which means that you can easily put together a quick weeknight meal.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 10 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Fresh
    Southwest
    Whole Grain
Chicken & Black Bean Burritos
a creamy chicken filling with plenty of black beans and just a bit of spice from the Pepper Jack cheese
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 10 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 10
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Tex Mex
    Chicken
Layered Taco Casserole
meat, beans and cheese layered between flour tortillas. Serve with all your favorite taco toppings.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 10 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 20 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 12
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350 F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Spicy
    Savory
Weeknight Steak Fajitas with Cilantro Lime Slaw
packed with all the flavors you love…onions, peppers, steak strips, cumin, cilantro and lime
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 30 min
  • Refridgerator Icon Refrigeration: 2 hours
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Steak
    Cilantro-lime
    Cumin
Mexican Tostada Salads
a quick and tasty weeknight dinner that can easily be adjusted to individual tastes
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Mexican
Layered Enchilada Casserole
A quick-to-fix casserole using one of the most popular wheat foods — tortillas
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 10 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 20
  • Plate Icon Servings: 12
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350 F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Mildly Spicy
Southwest Chicken Salad Wraps
easy to put together and are packed with nutrition and flavor
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 12
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Crunchy
    Fresh
    Whole grain

More Than Tortillas

Skillet Taco Mac Recipe
Homemade taco mac can be on the table in 30 minutes from start to finish.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 5 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 25 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 5
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Mexican
    Cheesy
    Meaty
Zesty Taco Pasta Skillet
a perfect weeknight casserole that will satisfy all your Tex-Mex cravings
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 10 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 20 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Tex-Mex
Black Bean Chicken Taco Flatbread Pizza
This thin black bean chicken taco flatbread pizza has just the right amount of spice and will be a weeknight favorite at your house.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 10 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 10 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 375°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Crunchy
    Mexican
Naan Taco Pizzas
These personal pizzas use refried beans as the sauce and taco-seasoned chicken.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 30 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 10 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 4
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Spicy
    Mexican
    Cheesy
Chicken Enchilada Mac & Cheese
Mac and cheese is an American favorite, but combine it with an enchilada sauce and you’ve got a flavor combo with a kick.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 15 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 4-6
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Cheesy
    Spicy
    Creamy
Chicken Enchilada Orzo Soup
Orzo is a short-cut pasta that’s shaped like a grain of rice and is great in this dish.
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 5 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 25 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 4-6
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Spicy
    Light
    Cheesy
Easy Weeknight Taco Pizza
This taco pizza uses a store-bought crust. It's a perfect weeknight family meal for “Taco Tuesday.”
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 18-20 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 400°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Mexican
Unstuffed Mexican Chicken Shells
all the wonderful flavor of stuffed shells but half the work
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 20 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 30 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 8
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Creamy
    Savory
    Delicious