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Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe WW 6/4 Points

There’s nothing like the taste of homemade Fiesta Chicken Taquitos. Filled with cheese, chicken and all the spices that will get your family together at the table.

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe  

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Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe

Sure you can go to the store and pick up a box of taquitos already made. But there’s nothing like the taste of homemade Fiesta Chicken Taquitos. Filled with cheese, chicken and all the spices that will get your family together at the table. 

Serve with sour cream and salsa on the side for dipping. These are baked, but they can also be air fried at 350° for 20 minutes on each side. You can also make them rotisserie chicken if you don’t want to make your own chicken.

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe

What’s Needed

  • Cooked Shredded Chicken (A Rotisserie Chicken works great)
  • Small Tortillas
  • Cream Cheese
  • Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • Chili Powder
  • Garlic Powder
  • Cumin
  • Green Onions (chopped)
  • Tablespoons Lime Juice
  • Tomato, Lime, Green Onions, Sour Cream, Salsa, Guacamole Salsa for Toppings
  • **For exact amounts, please see recipe card below.

WW Points – 6 on all 3 plans, blue, green, and purple as made with ingredients listed above. 

WW Points – 4 on all 3 plans, blue, green, and purple made with low fat cream cheese and fat free cheddar cheese.

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How to Make Fiesta Chicken Taquitos

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Soften cream cheese in microwave for about 20 seconds. Place in bowl and add chili powder, cumin, garlic powder, lime juice, and chopped onions. Mix well.

Next, add in the shredded chicken and cheese. Mix.

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Now, take about 3 tablespoons of mixture and place on the tortilla, spread it out a little, then roll tightly. Place seam side down on a non-stick baking sheet.

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe

Bake for 12-15 minutes or until tortilla is light brown around the edges.

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe

Serve with toppings of your choice and Enjoy!

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe

Yield: 12

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe WW 6/4 Points

Fiesta Chicken Taquitos Recipe

There's nothing like the taste of homemade Fiesta Chicken Taquitos. Filled with cheese, chicken and all the spices that will get your family together at the table.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Additional Time 5 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 Cups Cooked Shredded Chicken (A Rotisserie Chicken works great)
  • 10-12 Small Tortillas
  • 4 oz. Cream Cheese
  • 1 Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • ½ teas. each; Chili Powder, Garlic Powder, & Cumin
  • 3 Green Onions (chopped)
  • 2 Tablespoons Lime Juice
  • Tomato, Lime, Green Onions, Sour Cream, Salsa, Guacamole Salsa for Toppings

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Soften cream cheese in microwave for about 20 seconds. Place in bowl and add chili powder, cumin, garlic powder, lime juice, and chopped onions. Mix well.
  3. Next, add in the shredded chicken and cheese. Mix.
  4. Now, take about 3 tablespoons of mixture and place on the tortilla, spread it out a little, then roll tightly. Place seam side down on a non-stick baking sheet.
  5. Bake for 12-15 minutes or until tortilla is light brown around the edges.
  6. Serve with toppings of your choice and Enjoy!

Notes

WW Points - 6 on all 3 plans, blue, green, and purple as made with ingredients listed above. 

WW Points - 4 on all 3 plans, blue, green, and purple made with low fat cream cheese and fat free cheddar cheese.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

12

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 283Total Fat: 12gSaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 36mgSodium: 404mgCarbohydrates: 31gFiber: 2gSugar: 1gProtein: 13g

Nutrition may vary depending on the products used.

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