Oven Fried Chimichangas

Oven Fried Chimichangas

Ready in 30 minutes
99 review(s) averaging 4.6. 93% would make again

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"I made this for my husband and me for dinner tonight and it was delicious! I didn't have cooking spray so I just brushed them with vegetable oil, and I made a cream sauce to go with it (light cream cheese, minced yellow onion, teeny bit of salsa, cumin, and salt), and it was great! I also shredded the chicken after having marinated and cooked it in a grapefruit, garlic, cumin, salt, pepper, and olive oil mixture. Gave it great flavor and kept the chicken incredibly moist. "


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1 1/2 cups cooked chicken; chopped or shredded
2/3 cup salsa
1 teaspoon cumin seeds; freshly ground
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
1 cup Cheddar cheese; shredded
1/4 cup green onions; (chopped ) including some tops
2 tablespoons fresh cilantro; chopped
4 burrito sized flour tortillas
Cooking spray
Garnishes; (optional)
cheddar cheese; Shredded
Sour cream
Guacamole; or chopped avocado
1 green onion; Chopped
cilantro; Chopped
tomatoes; Chopped

Original recipe makes 4 Servings



Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line a baking sheet with foil and spray with cooking spray.

In a bowl, mix chicken with next six ingredients (salsa through cilantro). Lay one tortilla on baking sheet. Place 1/2 - 2/3 cup of filling down center of tortilla. Fold sides over filling, tucking in ends and place seam side down on baking sheet. Repeat until all tortillas are filled.

Spray tops and sides of tortillas with cooking spray. Bake in preheated oven for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.

Serve immediately with desired garnishes.


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Awesome! Teenagers loved it. I added black beans, onion, bell pepper, extra cumin & taco seasoning.
soly9800 5 months ago

This recipe is awesome its super easy and the chimmie chongas taste excellent if your making these for a party double the recipe cause these are sure ti go fast.
mkemike 6 months ago

Really nice but I added some taco seasoning as well
Lvchambers 7 months ago

Very tasty and enjoyed the healthier version
Valerie411 8 months ago

I love chimichangas and i loved the crispness of these! Would definitely make again
michelleonken 8 months ago

Made with beef very good
steveoatis 1 year ago

The whole family enjoyed these!
9894rebecca 1 year ago

These are so good!
Bec11 1 year ago

The family loved this recipe! I was so excited to find a healthy alternative to the deep fried recipe.
Kati5 1 year ago

easy and good
chrismcginley 1 year ago

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