Caramel Apple Pie Taquitos

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Kim Biegacki

By
@pistachyoo

I've been serving my dad along with the entire family "Enchilada" meals every 2 weeks or so. His first meal was on Father's Day for a great start off for 12 enchilada dinners. I know he loves apple pie and so this just had to be the first dessert that we started out with. He loved them!! Some had 2 while others of us only indulged in only one with ice cream of course.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Apples with cinnamon sugar drizzled with caramel and wrapped in a crispy tortilla... yes, please! What is there not to love about this easy and delicious dessert? Top it off with some vanilla ice cream and you have a dessert fit for a king. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6 - 8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 4-5 medium
    apples, granny smith, diced small
  • 1/2 stick
    butter, divided
  • 1/4 c
    apple jelly
  • 2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • ·
    caramel sauce
  • 12 small
    tortilla shells, flour (6 inch)
  • TOPPING FOR THE TAQUITOS & SERVE WITH

  • 1-2 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • ·
    ice cream, vanilla
  • ·
    chocolate sauce, (optional)
  • ·
    more caramel sauce, heat this up

How to Make Caramel Apple Pie Taquitos

Step-by-Step

  1. Dice up your apples with or without skin on and then saute in a pan with 1/4 stick of butter. Once cooked down & softened add your apple jelly & cinnamon.
  2. Take your flour tortillas and place a few in a damp towel and microwave for about 10 seconds or so... just to soften them up and make easy to roll. Drizzle just a little caramel sauce down the center of tortilla and add about 1-2 tablespoons of apple mixture & then roll up.
  3. Melt down the other 1/4 cup of butter in your pan that you are going to cook them in. Place your rolled apple taquitos in pan tightly up against one another. Once finished brush a little melted butter on to the tortillas and add your blended cinnamon/sugar mixture for the topping. You want these to cook so they get a crispy on the outside and nicely heated throughout. About 20 minutes on 350 degrees.

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About Caramel Apple Pie Taquitos

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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