Easy Chicken Taco Mexican Pinwheels

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Chicken Taco Mexican Pinwheels are ideal for serving as an appetizer, for between meal snacking or make-ahead holiday and game day starters. They can be prepped a bit ahead of time and don’t need to be heated, so they’re easy to set out for friends and family as finger food or to pack for a midday meal at work.

These chicken pinwheels are made with Mexican flavors and always get rave reviews. Made with mouthwatering chicken taco flavors, they’re a favorite with both kids and adults!

Easy Chicken Taco Mexican Pinwheels

Chicken Taco Mexican Pinwheels

Chicken Taco Mexican Pinwheels

Chicken Taco Mexican Pinwheels are ideal for serving as an appetizer, for between meal snacking or make-ahead holiday and game day starters. They can be prepped a bit ahead of time and don’t need to be heated, so they’re easy to set out for friends and family as finger food or to pack for a midday meal at work.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 12 oz cream cheese, softened to room temp (my packages are 8oz, so I used a package and a half)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 cups shredded chicken **see recipe notes below
  • 1.5 Tbsp taco seasoning (choose your favorite)
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded Mexican cheese
  • 10 oz can of diced tomatoes with green chiles, very well drained
  • 1 1/2 tsp garlic, finely minced
  • 5 green onions, sliced thinly
  • 3/4 - 1 cup cilantro, chopped finely (adjust to your tastes)
  • 8 burrito sized flour tortillas
  • fresh minced cilantro, for garnish optional
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