Rating: 4 stars
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Try this recipe for kid-friendly chicken chimichangas that will please even a picky eater.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
cook:
30 mins
total:
50 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
8 chimichangas
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

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  • Mix cream cheese, pepper Jack cheese, and taco seasoning in a medium-sized bowl. Fold in cooked shredded chicken. Divide mixture evenly onto 8 tortilla shells. Fold tortillas by tucking in sides first and then rolling. Place filled tortillas into a 9x13-inch baking dish with seam-sides down. Spray tops with cooking spray.

  • Bake in the preheated oven for 15 minutes. Turn chimichangas over and bake 15 minutes more.

  • Serve topped with Cheddar cheese, salsa, and sour cream.

Nutrition Facts

557 calories; protein 32g; carbohydrates 31.7g; fat 33g; cholesterol 122.2mg; sodium 837.4mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (3)

Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
04/19/2020
Kid that hates spice loved these. I did used regular Colby-jack. I did pre-fry in oil and then baked off. I made mine GF by using corn tortillas - great!!! Read More
3 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 0
  • 4 star values: 3
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Rating: 4 stars
04/19/2020
Kid that hates spice loved these. I did used regular Colby-jack. I did pre-fry in oil and then baked off. I made mine GF by using corn tortillas - great!!! Read More
Rating: 4 stars
08/02/2019
I chose to air fry my chimichangas rather than heat up the house by turning on the oven. They were tasty but in need of more seasonings. Next time I think I will add some salsa and more salt in the chicken before rolling the chimichangas. Thanks for sharing your recipe. Read More
Rating: 4 stars
08/09/2020
Great recipe for kids! My kids aren’t super picky eaters, but they can be when it comes to any Mexican-type dish. They gobbled these up! And best part for me was that were mega easy to make! Read More
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