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Bean and Cheese Enchiladas

1 tb High polyunsaturated oil
1/3 c Green bell pepper; chopped
1/2 c Onion; chopped
1/8 ts Chili powder
1/4 ts Rosemary
1 Green chili pepper; seeded and finely chopped
1 lb Canned tomatoes
6 oz Tomato paste
15 oz Canned kidney beans; drained and mashed
1/2 c Lowfat creamed cottage cheese
1/4 ts Pepper
2 oz Monterey Jack cheese; grated
8 Frozen corn tortilla


Allow tortillas to thaw, if using frozen. Cook onion in oil until transparent. Add green pepper and chili pepper, lower heat and add spices, tomatoes (reserve liquid), 3 tablespoons tomato paste, mashed beans and cottage cheese. Mix well. Place 3 tablespoons of bean and cheese mixture in each thawed tortilla. Roll closed and place in baking dish. Mix remaining tomato paste and liquid from tomatoes and pour evenly over enchiladas. Top with grated cheese and bake at 350 degrees F. for 30 minutes.

Serve with a tossed green salad and fresh fruits.




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