enchilada

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n enchilada tortilla with meat filling baked in tomato sauce seasoned with chili
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Usage

In literature:

She was angry, I can tell you; I got no enchiladas but I felt satisfied anyhow!
"The Underdogs" by Mariano Azuela
To the Mexicans we owe, or rather through them to the Aztecs, the delightfully tasty and delicious enchiladas and tamales.
"Ranching, Sport and Travel" by Thomas Carson
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In poetry:

But they know in South Nevada
Hell is hot as enchilada;
Then the only vital question
Ruining their plump digestion:
"Tonopah And Clergy " by Norman MacLeod

In news:

The Mexican flavors we love come from healthy foods like bright-tasting tomatillos and cilantro, so I banked on them in this new version of enchiladas.
Transform that bird into fettuccine, enchiladas, sandwiches, potpie, salad, wraps and soup your family will love.
Sweet pies, savory pies, enchilada sauce—the uses of winter squash are virtually endless.
The chicken mole enchilada in the center lends its rich, nutty flavor to the tangy green chicken enchilada on the right and the spicy red chili chicken enchilada on the left.
We suspect the weapon of choice was an enchilada.
From veggie-filled enchiladas to tantalizing shrimp tacos.
Jalapeño Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas.
Amy Kushnir prepared Jalapeño Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas on News 8 Daybreak Saturday, September 1.
Jamie McDonald of Hartford, Conn. Shovels handfuls of Roberto's red chile enchiladas into his mouth Sunday as volunteer Jessica Chenoweth looks on during the second annual Fire in the Whole Enchilada Eating Contest.
Green Chile Enchiladas - stacked corn tortillas with Monterrey jack and green chile.
At Mexikosher, where customers seeking kosher food have been introduced to offbeat tastes, like tacos suaderos and green enchiladas.
Their Creamy Jalapeno dip, martinis , delicious enchiladas… I'll stop making your mouth water now.
Anyone wondering what to do with leftover holiday turkey (or chicken) might consider making different kinds of enchiladas.
I simply made a variety of enchiladas for a non-traditional Thanksgiving dinner this year.
Hall and Oates are bringing the "whole enchilada" to Chattanooga on Dec 10.
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