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Air Fryer Taquitos

These crispy rolled tacos are great with meat or without! Serve with your favorite dipping sauce.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Diet: Vegan, Vegetarian
Keyword: air fryer taquitos
Servings: 4
Calories: 508kcal
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  • Skillet
  • Air fryer


  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 cup onion
  • 12 ounces ground beef or plant-based meat alternative
  • 1 teaspoon curry
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • ¼ cup broth or water
  • ½ cup cheese or vegan cheese
  • 8 to 10 tortillas
  • Tomatoes diced, for garnish, optional
  • Guacamole for dipping, optional
  • Sour cream for dipping, optional


  • Heat the oil in a skillet over medium-high heat and sauté the ground beef or plant-based alternative with the onions.
  • Add in all spices and sauté another 2 minutes. Add broth
  • Add cheese to skillet mixture. Stir to combine.
  • Scoop skillet mixture into tortillas. Roll and place into air fryer basket seam-side down.
  • Air fry at 350 degrees F for 7 to 8 minutes. Optional: Spray tortilla tops with oil to help crisp.



Pro Tip: This recipe can be made in the air fryer unit with a basket or the air fryer oven. If you are using the air fryer oven, use the middle rack and select the "Air Fry" function.


Calories: 508kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 75mg | Sodium: 618mg | Potassium: 414mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 616IU | Vitamin C: 3mg | Calcium: 195mg | Iron: 4mg
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Air Fryers can vary greatly. Please take the time to learn your specific air fryer. You may need to adjust times and temperatures based upon your air fryer. All though this website attempts to provide accurate nutritional information, the information should only be considered an estimate. Varying factors such as different product types, different brands, etc. can change nutritional information. It is your responsibility as a consumer to read all labels to make sure the ingredients fit your dietary needs as well as calculate your own nutritional information as a double check.