Monday, January 14, 2013

Chicken Fajita Taquito Rolls

Is it really Monday again? The weekends fly by so fast I swear. I love Mexican food. I just cant seem to ever get enough of it. I did not want to make a huge dinner one night so I came up with these. So easy to put together. I always like to have shredded chicken on hand. Sometimes I will freeze it and take it out when needed. When all else fail there is always the rotisserie chicken.  There is a similar version of these here. You can make these for your game day, Superbowl party whatever! 
Ingredients
2 bell peppers seeded and sliced
1 onion sliced thin
1 teaspoon olive oil
4 cups cooked, shredded chicken, a rotisserie chicken works well also
2 tablespoons fajita seasoning 
1 cup Mexican shredded blend cheese
20 (6-inch) flour tortillas, you may use less or more depending on how much you fill them
Non-stick cooking spray 

Optional toppings:
Pico de Gallo
Cilantro
Avocado Ranch Sauce

Directions
Preheat oven to 425 degrees. 


Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium high heat, saute peppers and onion until onion is clear.

Cover a large baking sheet with aluminum foil and spray lightly with cooking spray. 
Mix together chicken, fajita seasononing, peppers, onion and cheese. Mix well. Spoon 2-3 tablespoons of the chicken mixture into a flour tortilla and roll it up.

Place Taquito Roll Roll seam-side down on the baking sheet. Repeat until you are out of tortillas. Once finished, spray the tops of the taquitos with non-stick cooking spray or brush with olive oil.

Place pan in oven and bake for 15-20 minutes, or until edges and tops are golden. Let cool for a couple of minutes. Serve with Sour Cream.


*Shared over at Totally Tasty Tuesdays, Love Bakes Good Cakes, Weekend Potluck, Foodie Friday, Foodtastic Fridays, Melt In Your Mouth Mondays

25 comments :

  1. Hi Rina!
    This Taquito Roll looks so good.
    You are featured in today's post on my blog, Ducks 'n a Row, with your breakfast sandwich. Stop by?
    New follower here, too. :)
    Sinea

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  2. I adore toquitos and have never tried making them homemade! Yours look so fresh and gorgeous! Definitely going to give them a try!

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    1. Thanks Julia. I like to make them homemade instead of the frozen ones.

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    1. Thank you for sharing at All My Bloggy Friends last week!

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  4. Can't wait to try these. I love mexican food. Your pictures are great. I would love for you to come over at party with us at memoriesbythemile.com It's going on now.
    New Follower,
    Wanda Ann @ Memories by the Mile

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  5. These look great! I'm a Mexican food lover too! I can't wait to try these. Thanks so much for sharing.

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  6. wow that looks awesome!! i'd love to try it! stopping by from the blog hop! your blog is super cute =] cant wait to read more! xo

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  7. Oh my goodness...these look incredible. I love meals that my entire family would eat. YUM

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  8. These look delicious! I saw your blog on the blog hop! I will definitely be following your blog...I also love to cook ;)

    -Leenie
    www.undecidedmamas.com

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  9. These look yummy! I love Mexican food. I am stopping by from Ducks n Row. Love for you to stop by and return the follow. I am hosting Like Me on Facebook now. Love to have you link up your fan page. So far over 100 pages!

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  10. Just came over from ducks in a row because your Chicken Fajita Taquitos look so delicious! Can't wait to try them!! -The Six Sisters

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  11. Stopping by from Foodie Friday Hop. These look amazing. I'm always looking for new, healthy recipes. Stop by and say hi at http://comebackmomma.com

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  12. Wonderful go-to recipe. I really need to remember to do stuff like this.

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  13. Great quick meal that no one in the family will complain about. Thanks for sharing it with us on foodie friday.

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  14. I'm pretty sure every single thing on your site looks amazing, especially these! New follower.

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  15. These look very appetizing! I can always get my kids to eat Mexican foods, so this has made it onto our menu this week. Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friday!

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  16. Oh what a cool idea to roll them up. Love it :) If you don't mind I wanted to invite you to come link up at Recipe Sharing Monday and share your favorite recipes. Have a super week. :)

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  17. Holy COW!!!!! These look amazing!!!

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