Prepare time: 15 min
Cook: 30 min
Ready in: 45 min

Cream Cheese and Chicken Taquitos are Mexican dishes that taste like rolled tacos. You will find many things in the fillings, like delicious cooked chicken shredded, cream cheese, cheese, and many other ingredients that create a perfect combination and flavorful taste. If you are interested to make some, check the recipe written below.

How to make Cream Cheese and Chicken Taquitos

Within only 45 minutes, you can make around 12 rolls-up of Cream Cheese and Chicken Taquitos at home. This is super easy and quick to make. Besides, the ingredients used are also very easy to find. The cream cheese and the cheese used in this dish will make the taquitos taste much creamier and tasty.


  • 600 gr of shredded chicken (cooked)
  • 15 gr of softened cream cheese
  • 400 gr sour cream
  • 100 gr salsa
  • 100 gr cheese (Colby Jack)
  • 100 gr baby spinach with no stems (chopped)
  • 12 layers of corn tortillas
  • Vegetable oil or you may use canola oil


1First of all, you can start the recipe by preparing a saucepan. Here, you need to heat it up over medium heat. While waiting for the oil to get hot, you may prepare for other ingredients. Simply prepare a large bowl and mix some ingredients in it.

2Those ingredients are cream cheese, shredded chicken, salsa, sour cream, Colby jack cheese and the chopped spinach. Combine these ingredients until they are completely mixed. In the end, don’t forget to add the seasoning, like the pepper and salt to taste.

3After the oil gets hot, you may add around several tablespoons of the chicken mixture that you have made on the center part of a layer of tortilla. After that, spread the mixture out and roll it up. Then, you may use the tongs to cook the tortilla in the saucepan.

4Make sure both sides of the tortilla are completely cooked and turn brown. You can do the similar steps for the remaining mixture and tortillas. After all of the mixture and tortillas are nicely cooked, don’t forget to drain the oil using paper towels.

If you have followed all of the steps above, then your homemade Cream Cheese and Chicken Taquitos are ready to serve. Simply put them on the platter that you have prepared and enjoyed the dish while it is hot. As the side dish, you can enjoy this chicken taquitos with homemade salad. Also, you can dip it into tomato sauce so that the taste will be much better. Serve this easy-to-make dish that you can enjoy with the whole family anytime you want!