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Chipotle Chicken Taquitos

Chipotle Chicken Taquitos are an easy, toddler friendly dinner ready in about 30 minutes.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Main Dishes
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 4 Servings



  • 3 cups cooked shredded chicken
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 chipotle pepper in adobo sauce
  • 1 teaspoon adobo sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt
  • 15 to rtilla shells
  • oil
  • pico de gallo
  • guacamole


  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  • Combine chicken, cheddar, chipotle pepper, adobo sauce, cumin and garlic powder together in a bowl. Mix well. Season to taste with salt.
  • Heat a thin layer of oil in a skillet over medium heat. Cook tortillas one at a time until they are soft and pliable, about 30 seconds per side.
  • Place a heaping tablespoon of the chicken mixture in the center of each tortilla and roll up. Place the taquitos seam side down on a baking sheet. Repeat with remaining ingredients until you've made 15 taquitos.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes or until crisp.
  • Remove from oven, top with pico de gallo and serve.


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Keywords: cheese, chicken, tacos, taquitos