How to make Jain Enchiladas -

Another Mexican dish modified especially for Jains.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Corn tortillas (मकई के टौरतिया), Red kidney beans (rajma) (राजमा)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Jain Enchiladas checkout Veggie Enchiladas. You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Paneer Nazakat Badami Paneer Masala - SK Khazana Titori Khoya Matar

Jain Enchiladas

Jain Enchiladas Recipe Card


Hindi: makai
Corn was indigenous to America, but is now grown throughout the world. It is used as a vegetable, briefly boiled or roasted or eaten with butter. And it would also interest you to know that the favourite popcorn, made by popping the small corn kernels, is a wholesome cereal food and is easily digested. Besides this, corn sees its use in various other ways – salads, soups, subzis and even sweets too!

Prep Time : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Jain Enchiladas Recipe

  • Corn tortillas 4-6

  • Red kidney beans (rajma) paste ½ cup

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Green chillies chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Tomato finely chopped 1 medium

  • Red chilli flakes 1 teaspoon

  • Dried oregano 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Red chilli sauce 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Grated cottage cheese (paneer) as required

  • Sour cream as required

  • Sauce Mexican as required

  • Processed cheese grated For topping

  • Mozzarella cheese grated For topping

  • Black olives for garnishing


Step 1

Preheat oven to 200ºC.

Step 2

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add green chillies and tomato and mix well. Add chilli flakes, dried oregano and salt and mix well. Add rajma paste and red chilli sauce, mix and cook for a minute. Add coriander leaves, mix and cook till thick.

Step 3

Place each tortilla on a worktop. Spread some red kidney bean mixture on one side of tortilla, top with some cottage cheese and sour cream, roll and seal the edges.

Step 4

Layer a glass baking dish with some Mexican sauce and place two enchilada rolls over. Spread some Mexican sauce over and sprinkle a little processed cheese and mozzarella cheese. Top with some black olive slices.

Step 5

Place the glass baking dish in the preheated oven and bake for 10 minutes.

Step 6

Serve hot.

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