Lazy Chiles Relenos Recipe

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Submitted by bookstorebetty

Makes 6 servings



adapted from http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/2009/11/lazy-chiles-rellenos/

Recipe Ingredients for Lazy Chiles Relenos

8 oz. Whole Green Chiles
6 oz Monterey Jack Cheese, Grated
5 large Eggs
2 cups Whole Milk
1/2 teaspoons Paprika
1/4 teaspoons Cayenne Pepper

Recipe Directions for Lazy Chiles Relenos

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.

  2. Mix together eggs, milk, salt, pepper, paprika and cayenne.

  3. Cut chilies in half and add a single layer of chilies on the bottom of a 9 x 13-inch baking dish.

  4. Top chilies with half the grated cheese.

  5. Repeat with another layer of chilies and another layer of cheese.

  6. Pour egg mixture all over the top.

  7. Place into a larger baking dish or rimmed baking sheet. Pour in 1/2 inch of water and bake for 35 to 45 minutes, or until completely set.

  8. Cut into squares and serve with warm corn tortillas!

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 189.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
226
Calories from Fat
139
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.4g
24%
Saturated Fat
8.2g
41%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
210mg
70%
Sodium
491mg
20%
Potassium
201mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
6.5g
2%
Dietary Fiber
1.2g
5%
Sugars
4.8g
Protein
14.8g
Vitamin A 17% Vitamin C 16%
Calcium 33% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in riboflavin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in cholesterol
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