This dish is a simple way to satisfy your comfort food craving. These taquitos can be made in 30 minutes and are a crunchy and flavorful meal. These taquitos pair well with spicy chipotle aioli and are sure to impress any friends and guests!
4 tbsp canola oil
10 corn tortillas, warmed
½ cup oaxaca cheese, shredded
1 tbsp taco seasoning
½ cup mayo
2 tbsp chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
1 tbsp lime juice
1 tsp garlic powder
Salt and pepper to taste
To pan over medium-high heat, add the steak and cook until desired doneness.
Remove steak from pan and let rest 5-10 minutes.
Once steak is rested, finely chop or shred the steak and add to a medium size bowl.
To the bowl, add taco seasoning, salt, pepper, oaxaca cheese, and a sprinkle of lime juice. Mix well to combine
Wrap tortillas in a damp paper towel and warm in the microwave for 20 seconds.
Heat oil in a large pan over medium-high heat.
Lay tortilla flat and add meat mixture to the center.
Roll the tortilla and place in the hot oil seam side down. Let cook for a couple minutes or until the bottom is golden brown, then flip.
Brown the other side and remove from the pan. Let cool.
To a blender, add mayo, chipotle peppers with sauce, lime juice, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Blend until the sauce is smooth.
Serve sauce with the taquitos and enjoy.
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