Cream Cheese Chicken Tacos Recipe


  • 1 pkg(8 oz.) cream cheese
  • 2 clovegarlic, minced
  • 2 cdeli rotisserie chicken, or leftover roast/baked chicken shredded
  • 1 bunchgreen onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 tspsalt
  • 1/4 tsppepper
  • 1 cshredded cheddar cheese
  • 10 mediumcorn tortillas
  • ·canola oil for frying

How to Make Cream Cheese Chicken Tacos

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees
  2. While oven is preheating, heat about a tablespoon of oil in a skillet. Fry tortillas, 1 at a time over medium heat until just very lightly browned. Repeat with all tortillas. Use more oil as needed. Set aside on a wire rack or paper towels to drain.
  3. Place the cream cheese in a sauce pan over low heat, Stir until cream cheese is completely melted.
  4. Add the shredded chicken, garlic, green onion, and cheddar cheese. Remove the saucepan from heat and stir until well combined.
  5. Divide the chicken mixture evenly between each shell. Place the taco shells in a 9×13 inch baking dish. Bake for about 8-10 minutes or until the shells are starting to brown well.