4-Ingredient Air-Fryer Cheesy Chicken Taquitos + More Air-Fryer Snack Recipes
1/4th of recipe (2 taquitos): 234 calories, 6g total fat (2g sat fat), 298mg sodium, 23g carbs, 2g fiber, 2g sugars, 20g protein
Green Plan SmartPoints® value 6*
Blue Plan (Freestyle™) SmartPoints® value 5*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 5*
Cook: 20 minutes
1/4 cup light/reduced-fat cream cheese
1/3 cup taco sauce
8 oz. cooked and shredded skinless chicken breast
Eight 6-inch corn tortillas
1/4 tsp. garlic powder
In a medium bowl, stir cream cheese until smooth. Add taco sauce and garlic powder, and mix until smooth and uniform. Stir in chicken.
Place tortillas between 2 damp paper towels. Microwave for 30 seconds, or until warm and pliable.
Spread a tortilla with 1/8th of the chicken mixture (about 3 tbsp.). Tightly roll up into a tube, and secure with a toothpick. Place seam side down in the air fryer. Repeat to make 7 more taquitos. Spray with nonstick spray.
Set air fryer to 370ºF (or the nearest degree). Working in batches as needed, cook until golden brown, about 8 minutes.
MAKES 4 SERVINGS
Oven Alternative: No air fryer? No problem! Bake at 375ºF until golden brown, 14–16 minutes.
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