Vegetarian Enchilada Recipes

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3 Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: 4.02 stars
My grandma gave me this recipe.

Bountiful Garden Zucchini Enchiladas

Rating: 4.48 stars
These vegetarian enchiladas are easy to make, delicious and very filling. They are also very accommodating to modifications. I frequently add mushrooms and other vegetables.

Authentic Mexican Enchiladas

Rating: 4.24 stars
This is the real thing! Corn tortillas are dipped in a home made sauce, fried, filled with Mexican queso fresco, then topped with sour cream, lettuce and tomato. My mother in law is from Mexico and taught me to make this delicious dish! Serve with authentic refried beans, it has a taste different from the norm--so good!

Black Bean and Rice Enchiladas

Rating: 4.63 stars
These vegetarian black bean and rice enchiladas are just as satisfying as those served in restaurants.

Spinach Enchiladas

Rating: 4.34 stars
If you like spinach and Mexican food, you'll love these easy vegetarian enchiladas made with ricotta cheese and spinach.

Refried Bean and Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: 4.37 stars
Very yummy! I grew up making these with my mom and sisters, and everyone I knew loved them! They're easy to make and incredibly tempting! Add chicken or cilantro if you like. I suggest pairing it with easy-to-make boxed Mexican rice.

Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: 4.02 stars
Quick and easy cheese enchiladas!

Vegetarian Enchiladas

Rating: 4.71 stars
These delicious, meatless enchiladas are a terrific vegetarian option. Serve with avocado slices and sour cream.

Cheesy Vegetarian Enchilada Casserole

Rating: 4 stars
Quick and easy cheesy enchilada casserole. Takes only 6 ingredients to make this popular one-pan amazing Mexican vegetarian dinner dish! Garnish with green onions and sour cream if desired.

Spinach Enchiladas Verde

Rating: 4.4 stars
This is super simple, and even hard-core Texan meat eaters who have never eaten a vegetable in their lives like it. You can substitute yogurt for the sour cream if you want a lighter version.


Rating: 4.67 stars
This is a great way to use some of the fresh garden vegetables abundant at this time of year. Zucchini, mushrooms, onion, and tomatoes are cooked until tender, wrapped in warm tortillas, topped with cheese and baked until bubbly.

Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Rating: 4.59 stars
A twist on the traditional, using sweet potatoes. Easy and filling and liked even by those that don't normally eat sweet potatoes. The flavor will surprise you! Garnish with sour cream and salsa if you like.

Inspiration and Ideas

Refried Bean and Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: Unrated
"Just follow the recipe as written, make a side of spicy rice, and you'll have a tasty, hearty meal in no time!" – Becky

Easy Mashed Potato and Veggie Enchiladas

Rating: Unrated
"Delicious! Made this with homemade mashed potatoes and a taco cheese blend." – Paula Mercier

Butternut Squash Enchiladas

Rating: 4.46 stars

My coworkers and I love a local restaurant's version of this, so I thought I would try and replicate! So far, so good :)