Cheesy Chicken Taquitos in The Air Fryer
You will never want the frozen taquitos from the store again after you try these.
Appetizer, chicken, Dinner, Entrée, Lunch, Snack
Air Fryer, Cheesy, Chicken, Chipotle, Mexican, Spicy, taquitos
Cooked Chicken Breast
Softened Cream Cheese
leave at room temp for 30 minutes to soften
Shredded Jack Cheese
approx. 3 tbsp. lime juice
1 4 oz.
Mild Green Chilis
1 tbsp. for mild, 2 for spicy, and 3 for very spicy
8 inch Flour Tortillas
Mixing the filling
Pull apart chicken breast over a large mixing bowl by hand till it resembles shredded chicken.
Add the rest of the filling ingredients, and mix well.
Roll The Taquitos
Place 1/2 cup of filling onto an 8 inch tortilla.
Roll tortilla up leaving an inch exposed at the end.
Brush Vegetable oil over the exposed end, and finish rolling.
Air Fry The taquitos
Pre Heat your air fryer to 400℉
place rolled taquitos in the basket of your air fryer in a single layer, leaving ample space for air flow around the sided of the taquitos.
lightly spray the taquitos with cooking spray, or vegetable oil.
Fry for 3 minutes per side, spraying again with vegetable oil after turning the taquitos
Serve with sour cream, and guacamole, or your favorite condiments.