Chicken Flautas

Chicken Flautas Recipe

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1 pkg
frozen 9
2 Tbsp
garlic clove, large and minced
2 1/4 c
chicken, cooked and shredded
2/3 c
chicken broth
4 oz
green chiles, mild and finely chopped
1/3 c
1 tsp
1/2 tsp
coriander, ground
1/4 tsp
cumin, ground
5/8 tsp
1 Tbsp
1 Tbsp
oil, for frying
1/2 pt
sour cream

How to Make Chicken Flautas


  • 1Set tortillas aside to partially thaw. In large skillet, heat oil; saute onion and garlic for one minute.
  • 2Add chicken, chicken broth, chiles, raisins and seasonings. Dissolve cornstarch in water; add gradually to skillet and cook until thick and bubbly.
  • 3Remove from heat.
  • 4Heat 1/8" oil in another skillet over medium heat until hot.
  • 5Separate tortillas and saute, one at a time, a few seconds on each side, until limp. (Do not cook too long or they will become crisp and impossible to roll.)
  • 6Drain on paper toweling.
  • 7Fill each tortilla with about 2 heaping tablespoons chicken mixture across center, keeping filling 1" from edges.
  • 8Roll tortilla around filling. Place two or three flautas, seam side down, in hot oil.
  • 9Saute, turning on all sides, until crisp, about 30 seconds.
  • 10Drain on paper toweling; keep warm while frying the rest.
  • 11Serve with sour cream as a dip.

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About Chicken Flautas

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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