Air Fryer Chicken Taquitos

Air Fryer Chicken Taquitos

Number of people 3-4
Cost Cheap
Difficulty Easy
Preparation Time 10 min
Cooking Time 12-15 min




  • 3 cups cooked shredded chicken
  • 1 teaspoon (of each) chili powder garlic powder, cumin
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese or Mexican blend, cheddar, or your favorite melting cheese
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 4 ounces cream cheese
  • ½ cup salsa
  • 12 small corn or flour tortillas
  • Oil or cooking spray
  • *Optional*| Sour-cream, Guacamole or avocado, tomato, cilantro, lime for topping

Combine Shredded chicken, spices, and cheeses in a large bowl.

Lay the tortillas on a flat surface and divide the chicken and cheese mixture among the 12 tortillas. Roll up each tortilla tightly. Spray all sides or taquitos with cooking spray or brush with a light layer or oil.

Place taquitos in the air fryer in a single layer without overcrowding. Air fry at 400°F for 12-15 minutes or until crispy.

Open the air fryer after 12 minutes to check, cook longer if necessary. Serve with preferred sauce.