Black Bean Enchiladas

Prep Time: 20 Min.
Total Time: 55 Min.
Servings: 10

Loaded with black beans, corn and cheese, saucy enchiladas are easy to make and always satisfy hearty appetites.


  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • ½ cup chopped onion (1 medium)
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 cup frozen whole kernel corn, thawed
  • ¾ cup Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky medium salsa
  • 1 can (15 oz) Progresso™ black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese (8 oz)
  • 10 corn tortillas (6 inch)
  • 1 can (10 oz) Old El Paso™ enchilada sauce
  • Chopped avocado, black olives, sour cream and cilantro, if desired


1 Serving: Calories 420 (Calories from Fat 90); Total Fat 10g (Saturated Fat 4 1/2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 20mg; Sodium 390mg; Potassium 310mg; Total Carbohydrate 27g (Dietary Fiber 6g); Sugars 3g; Protein 10g

Daily Value Percentages: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 20%; Iron 8%

1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 1 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;


  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 11x7-inch (2-quart) baking dish with cooking spray. In 10-inch skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and cumin; cook and stir 4 to 5 minutes or until onion is tender. Stir in corn, salsa, beans and 1 cup of the cheese. Remove from heat.
  2. On microwavable plate, stack tortillas and cover with paper towel; microwave on High 1 minute to soften. Place 1/4 cup bean mixture along center of each tortilla. Roll up tightly, and place seam sides down in baking dish; spoon remaining bean mixture on top. Pour enchilada sauce over enchiladas, spreading to coat all tortillas. Sprinkle with remaining 1-cup cheese.
  3. Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until cheese is melted and sauce is bubbly around edges. Garnish with remaining ingredients.

Recipe Tips

  • Vary the spice by using mild, medium or hot salsa or mild or hot enchilada sauce.
  • Try Hominy Enchiladas by substituting 1 can (15 oz) hominy for the black beans.