5 from 4 votes
Baked Chicken Taquitos
Baked Chicken Taquitos
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
50 mins
Baked taquitos instead of the traditional fried.
Course: Appetizer, Main Dish
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: baked taquitos, chicken taquitos, chicken taquitos baked, taquitos with cream cheese
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 440 kcal
Author: Kathy
  • 8 oz cream cheese at room temperature
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 3/4 cup chili verde sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 2 cups cooked chicken shredded
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 12-15 corn tortillas
  1. Stir cream cheese in a large bowl until smooth and creamy. Stir chili verde sauce, and cumin powder. 

  2. Stir in shredded cheeses, chicken and cilantro.

  3. Wrap 3 tortillas at a time in a paper towel and microwave for 10-15 seconds, until tortillas are pliable. 

  4. Place filling on each tortilla and roll up. Place on a baking sheet seem side down.

  5. Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 20 minutes until mixture is warmed through. 

Nutrition Facts
Baked Chicken Taquitos
Amount Per Serving
Calories 440 Calories from Fat 243
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 27g 42%
Saturated Fat 13g 65%
Cholesterol 90mg 30%
Sodium 591mg 25%
Potassium 305mg 9%
Total Carbohydrates 27g 9%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 3g
Protein 21g 42%
Vitamin A 19.3%
Vitamin C 2.3%
Calcium 30.2%
Iron 8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.