Cheesy Chicken Empanadas

Cheesy Chicken Empanadas Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Susie Ashley

By
@SusieAshleyCooking1982

Alvin likes this recipe. Its something different.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
8
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • ·
    1 cup kraft finely shredded mexican cheese blend
  • ·
    1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • ·
    2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
  • ·
    1 egg
  • ·
    1 tablespoon water
  • ·
    1 (14.1oz)package refrigerated pie crust (2 crusts)
  • ·
    1 teaspoon chili powder

How to Make Cheesy Chicken Empanadas

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven 425 degrees.
  2. Combine 4 ingredients (chicken, cheese, mayonnaise and cilantro). Whisk egg and water until blended
  3. Unroll 1 pie crust on lightly floured surface, roll out to 12 inch diameter with rolling pin. Cut into 8(4-inch) rounds with biscuit cutter, re-rolling scraps as necessary,place in single layer on parchment covered baking sheet. Repeat with remaining pie crust.
  4. Spoon 2 tablespoons chicken mixture onto center of round; brush edge with egg. Fold in half. Gently press tops to remove excess air; seal edges with fork. Brush with remaining egg, Sprinkle with chili powder.
  5. Bake 15 minutes or until golden brown.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cheesy Chicken Empanadas

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Leave a Comment

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...

17 Delicious Recipes With Wine Pairings

17 Delicious Recipes With Wine Pairings

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ever wonder what wines you should pair with your favorite foods? Here is your guide!

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.