Chicken Antojitos Recipe – To DIE For

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This week my fellow bloggers in the #FridayRecipeClub have issued the challenge for an interesting chicken recipe. Hmmm well you all know I adore chicken and have many chicken recipes available here on SoberJulie.com so how could I come up with something different?

After some thought I was deciding between Jerk Chicken or my favourite appetizer Chicken Antojitos when  realized I don’t have the right spices for Jerk Chicken so the decision was made.

Chicken Antojitos Recipe

chicken Antojitos recipe

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 8oz brick of cream cheese (light or regular)
  • 1/2 green pepper, finely chopped
  • 1/2 red pepper, finely chopped
  • 1/2 red onion, finely chopped
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, seeds and veins removed, finely chopped
  • 4 flour tortillas
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup cooked chicken thighs, shredded

PREPARATION

Begin by preheating your oven to 375 degrees F.

Mix the cream cheese, onions, jalapeño pepper, red and green peppers together, spread over tortilla.

Sprinkle cheddar and chicken over top of each tortilla.

Roll up your tortillas, and score the top of each roll 4 times.

Bake for 10 minutes and remove from oven.

Allow to sit for 2-3 minutes, then cut each roll into pinwheels using the score marks.

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Chicken Antojitos Recipe - To DIE For
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Ingredients
  • 1 8oz brick of cream cheese (light or regular)
  • ½ green pepper, finely chopped
  • ½ red pepper, finely chopped
  • ½ red onion, finely chopped
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, seeds and veins removed, finely chopped
  • 4 flour tortillas
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup cooked chicken thighs, shredded
Instructions
  1. Begin by preheating your oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Mix the cream cheese, onions, jalapeño pepper, red and green peppers together, spread over tortilla.
  3. Sprinkle cheddar and chicken over top.
  4. Roll up your tortillas, and score the top of each roll 4 times.
  5. Bake for 10 minutes and remove from oven.
  6. Allow to sit for 2-3 minutes, then cut each roll into pinwheels using the score marks.

For more amazing chicken recipes from my fellow Friday Recipe Club bloggers check out:

Hurry Chicken – Simply Stacie

Jamaican Jerk Chicken – My Organized Chaos

Honey Garlic Chicken Wings – A Pretty Life in the Suburbs

Chicken Clubhouse Bites on Skewers – Echoes of Laughter

Easy Chicken Lettuce Wraps – Mommy Moment

Comments

  1. Jen Conlin says

    OH Delish! We have leftover roast chicken from last night so this is perfect on the Menu Today! Thanks for the share. I am sure this will be a new Family Favorite! :D

  2. nicolthepickle says

    These look amazing! I make antojitos, but don’t normally put any meat in them. Now I’ll have to try it when I have leftover bird.

  3. Dawn says

    Made these last night and huge hit. I dipped mine in salsa, my husband put cheese sauce over his.
    Big hit and so easy to make.

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