Macro Friendly Chicken Taquitos

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Macro Friendly Chicken Taquitos

Cheesy, crunchy and so so easy to make! This is a great go-to dinner that is ready in no time and packed with lots of protein! Serve with salsa, low fat sour cream, guacamole or just enjoy plain. So good!
servings 4 servings
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 25 oz Canned Chicken I used Kirkland Signature, 2 cans
  • 1 oz taco seasoning 1 packet
  • 1/2 cup mild salsa I used Pace
  • 1 cup Reduced Fat Shredded Mozzarella Cheese I used Lucerne brand
  • 8 low carb tortillas

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.
  • Drain chicken well and add into a large bowl. Stir together with taco seasoning, salsa and mozzarella cheese.
  • Lay out eight tortillas onto the counter and add chicken evenly to the center of each tortilla. Spread chicken in a line down the center of each tortilla and roll up tightly. Place onto prepared baking sheet and spray lightly with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Bake 15 minutes or until golden brown and as crunchy as you'd like. Serve warm with salsa, sour cream, guacamole, or any toppings you'd like.

Notes

The more accurate macros for 1 serving (2 taquitos) are as follows: 348 calories, 12.8g F/46g C/40.8g P.  Any additional toppings will have to be calculated seperately.

Nutrition

Calories: 428kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 52g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 4g | Monounsaturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 107mg | Sodium: 1843mg | Potassium: 387mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 1270IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 258mg | Iron: 3mg
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: Taquitos, Taquitos Recipe

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