Taquito Filling Mix
- 2 tbsp Olive Oil
- 1 cup Yellow Onions diced finely
- 1 tbsp Fresh Garlic chopped
- 2 tbsp. Jalapeno diced finely
- ¼ cup Fresh Cilantro chopped
- ¼ cup Mayonnaise
- This filling can be made up to 2 days beforehand & kept chilled.
- Pat thawed shrimp dry and remove tails. Cut in half length wise, and then into ~ ¾ inch bits.
- Add oil to pan over medium high heat. Allow to get hot.
- Sauté onions, garlic, and jalapeno in oil until soft. Allow to fully cool.
- Add in cheese, cilantro, and mayo to cooled veggies.
- Add Naked Cooked Shrimp bits. Mix until combined.
- Keep this mixture chilled until ready to use.
Making Your Taquitos
- On your 6 inch soft flour tortillas, spread a layer of shredded sharp cheddar cheese mix on one half.
- Add a half cup of Shrimp mix to each tortilla and spread out evenly.
- Fold over, then fold in edges to close.
- Spray sheet pan with non-stick spray, and place taquitos on pan.
- Bake in preheated 425°F oven until hot throughout (about 15 to 20 minutes).
- Serve with Salsa Verde.