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Dale’s Chorizo Taquitos

Dale’s Chorizo Taquitos

Dale’s Chorizo Taquitos are great for your next fiesta! This recipe is a perfect one to make with the family and get everyone involved. These taquitos go great with a side of our Grilled Mexican Corn Salad.

AuthorDale's Sauces, Inc.

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DifficultyIntermediateYields1 Serving
Prep Time40 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time1 hr 10 mins

 1 tbsp olive oil
 1 lb ground pork
 0.50 cup chopped onion
 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
 1.50 tsp chili powder
 2 tsp smoked paprika
 1 tsp dried oregano
 1.50 tsp ground cumin
 2 tbsp Dale's Seasoning
 1 cup shredded Monterrey jack cheese
 16 (6-in) corn tortillas
 1 large egg, lightly beaten
 1 cup vegetable oil
Quick Salsa
 14.5 oz. can crushed tomatoes
 1 cup cilantro leaves, chopped
 1 clove garlic, peeled and chopped
 2 tbsp lime juice
 4 tsp Dale's Seasoning

1

First, heat a large skillet over medium heat.

2

Add 1 tablespoon olive oil, then pork.

3

Next, cook. Stir occasionally for about 5 minutes.

4

Then, stir in onion and garlic, and cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is slightly softened, about 5 minutes.

5

Add chili powder, smoked paprika, oregano, cumin and Dale’s.

6

Finally, stir and cook until well combined, about 2 minutes.

7

Remove from heat and let cool slightly.

9

For the next step, lay one tortilla flat and place about 1 tablespoon of pork mixture and 1 tablespoon of cheese about 2” from the bottom of the tortilla.

10

Starting from the bottom, roll the tortilla up and over the meat and, pulling tightly into a cylinder shape.

11

Be sure to leave 1” unrolled at the top.

12

Continue to brush this open piece with beaten egg and roll tight to seal.

13

Let taquito rest on the part of the tortilla that has the egg on it.

14

Repeat with remaining meat, cheese and tortillas.

15

Heat oil in a large skillet over medium; fry taquitos in batches, until crispy, 3 to 4 minutes per side, turning occasionally to brown evenly.

16

Finally, drain on paper towels.

17

Meanwhile, place crushed tomatoes, cilantro, garlic, lime juice and Dale’s into the blender.

18

Pulse until the tomatoes and cilantro are broken down and all is well combine.

19

Set alongside taquitos for dipping! You're all done!

Ingredients

 1 tbsp olive oil
 1 lb ground pork
 0.50 cup chopped onion
 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
 1.50 tsp chili powder
 2 tsp smoked paprika
 1 tsp dried oregano
 1.50 tsp ground cumin
 2 tbsp Dale's Seasoning
 1 cup shredded Monterrey jack cheese
 16 (6-in) corn tortillas
 1 large egg, lightly beaten
 1 cup vegetable oil
Quick Salsa
 14.5 oz. can crushed tomatoes
 1 cup cilantro leaves, chopped
 1 clove garlic, peeled and chopped
 2 tbsp lime juice
 4 tsp Dale's Seasoning

Directions

1

First, heat a large skillet over medium heat.

2

Add 1 tablespoon olive oil, then pork.

3

Next, cook. Stir occasionally for about 5 minutes.

4

Then, stir in onion and garlic, and cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is slightly softened, about 5 minutes.

5

Add chili powder, smoked paprika, oregano, cumin and Dale’s.

6

Finally, stir and cook until well combined, about 2 minutes.

7

Remove from heat and let cool slightly.

9

For the next step, lay one tortilla flat and place about 1 tablespoon of pork mixture and 1 tablespoon of cheese about 2” from the bottom of the tortilla.

10

Starting from the bottom, roll the tortilla up and over the meat and, pulling tightly into a cylinder shape.

11

Be sure to leave 1” unrolled at the top.

12

Continue to brush this open piece with beaten egg and roll tight to seal.

13

Let taquito rest on the part of the tortilla that has the egg on it.

14

Repeat with remaining meat, cheese and tortillas.

15

Heat oil in a large skillet over medium; fry taquitos in batches, until crispy, 3 to 4 minutes per side, turning occasionally to brown evenly.

16

Finally, drain on paper towels.

17

Meanwhile, place crushed tomatoes, cilantro, garlic, lime juice and Dale’s into the blender.

18

Pulse until the tomatoes and cilantro are broken down and all is well combine.

19

Set alongside taquitos for dipping! You're all done!

Dale’s Chorizo Taquitos