Taquitos and Flautas

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TaquitosThe difference between taquitos and flautas are; the first is flour tortilla, and the second is made from corn tortillas.

Ingredients:
Beef, chicken, chorizo or pork – Cooked
OR
1/4 C Onion, 1 potato and 6 oz chorizo

Olive oil
Carrots
Cabbage
Garlic
Basil
Cumin
Coriander or cilantro
Parsley
Lime

  1. Sear meat pieces and set aside
  2. To hot skillet, add carrots, cabbage, garlic, basil, cumin, coriander, parsley.
  3. Don’t need to cook completely.
  4. Add 1 tbl lime juice and cilantro.
  5. Heat tortilla in a hot cast iron skillet for about 15 seconds per side
  6. Roll in tortillas (or empanada wrappers) and hold in place w/ 2 toothpicks.
  7. Spray w/ oil & broil till golden brown or fry in shallow pan of hot oil until browned.
  8. You can also deep fry, and then let drain on rack over a paper towel
  9. Remove toothpicks
  10. Plate and serve with cooked veggies, guacamole, mango, cantaloupe and side salad.
  11. Top with chipotle & sour cream or Mexican crema

Oil or oven should be preheated to 350º

 

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