Try This Enchilada Recipe for a Tasty Lunch at Home!

When you want a tasty lunch, you come to Monarquia for our authentic and delicious Mexican food. Our menu is a celebration of Mexico’s regional specialties and a testament to the passion for cooking that defines the country’s gastronomic landscape. The vibrant colors, aromatic spices, and bold flavors come together to create a dining experience that is nothing short of enchanting.

One standout dish that captures the essence of Monarquia’s culinary prowess is our signature enchiladas. These rolled tortillas, generously stuffed with a variety of mouthwatering fillings, showcase the skillful artistry of the chefs. The key to our enchiladas lies in the perfect balance of flavors: a harmonious blend of savory meats, creamy cheeses, and a medley of spices that dance on your taste buds.


You can enjoy the flavors of Mexican food at home! Try this enchilada recipe next time you’re looking for something good to make for lunch.


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Chicken Enchilada Recipe


  • 8 corn or flour tortillas
  • 2 cups shredded chicken (pre-cooked)
  • 1 cup diced onions
  • 1 cup diced bell peppers (red and green)
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 2 cups enchilada sauce (store-bought or homemade)
  • Chopped fresh cilantro for garnish
  • Sour cream and guacamole for serving



  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F.
  2. In a skillet, sauté the onions and bell peppers over medium heat until softened.
  3. Warm the tortillas in a dry skillet or in the microwave.
  4. Spoon a portion of shredded chicken, sautéed vegetables, and cheese onto each tortilla. Roll them up and place them seam-side down in a baking dish.
  5. Pour the enchilada sauce over the rolled tortillas, ensuring they are well-covered.
  6. Sprinkle additional cheese on top.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  8. Garnish with fresh cilantro and serve with sour cream and guacamole on the side.


Enjoy Mexican Food for Lunch at Monarquia!

With this recipe, you can bring a taste of Mexico’s enchanting flavors to your own kitchen. At Monarquia, we believe that delicious food doesn’t have to be elaborate. Whether you’re enjoying lunch with us or at home, simple food done well is always the best. And if you don’t feel like cooking, visit Monarquia for authentic Mexican food!


Visit us at 292 NH-101 in Amherst, or order online.

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