Air Fryer Recipes

Air Frying Frozen Taquitos, Beef & Chicken

air fried frozen taquitos

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If you’re on the lookout for a quick meal or simple appetizer to serve at a party, look no further. Ready in half the time it would take to bake and healthier than deep or pan-frying, serving air-fried frozen taquitos will save you at least ten minutes in the kitchen while providing a delicious meal.

air fryer frozen taquitos

This post has been on our site for well over a year now and from the comments below, the original cooking time was problematic for some so we updated the cooking time. A lot of factors affect cooking time including the size of the air fryer, size and amount of food items, etc. So be sure to check your food to flip halfway through the cooking time – especially when you have small, thin items like taquitos that cook quickly.

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air fryer frozen taquitos
Frozen Taquitos Air Fried
Prep Time
1 min
Cook Time
7 mins
Total Time
8 mins

Quickly prepare frozen taquitos in the air fryer

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: Air Fried Taquitos, air fryer taquitos, Taquitos in air fryer
Servings: 4 taquitos
Calories: 300 kcal
  • 1 box/bag frozen taquitos
  1. Spray air fryer basket with a few spritzes of your favorite oil.

  2. Place taquitos in the basket, 5-6 at a time, depending on the capacity of your air fryer.

  3. Cook the taquitos at 400°F | 204°C for 7 minutes, flipping halfway through.

  4. Plate and enjoy!

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      Yeah me too! That is why we like to flip half way through, but there are many factors that can cause it such as the air fryer you are using your elevation and how frozen the taquitos were. Thanks for letting everyone know you experienced a much quicker cook time!

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    Me too…I just bought the fryer and this was my first attempt at using it. I did turn then at 7 min, but kept cooking
    Let’s just say my daughters taquitos could break a tooth. LOL Definitely 7 minutes next time.

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