Mexican food is one of my favorite types of food to make. I am especially a fan of the easy recipes.Quick and easy is kind of my specialty. I especially love to make Mexican food probably because it is one type of food I could literally eat every day! Mexican food is also always a crowd pleaser. Who doesn’t love chips, salsa, guacamole, and tacos? It is one of the best foods to make for entertaining. This easy chicken taco bite appetizer is a fun appetizer to serve for guests. They look adorable and are guaranteed to disappear in minutes.
What you need to make them:
1 tablespoon of canola oil
2 tablespoons chili powder
1 teaspoons cumin
juice of 1 lime
2 tablespoons of salsa
shredded cheddar cheese
scoop style tortilla chips
optional: diced tomato, lettuce, sour cream, and guacamole
Heat oil in a large pan over medium heat. Add chicken breasts. Cook chicken until pink color disappears about 5 minutes on each side. Remove chicken from pan and shred chicken with two forks or cut into small pieces. Return chicken to the pan over medium low heat. Mix in chili powder, cumin, salsa and lime juice. Stir everything together.
Lay out chips on a plate. Scoop in a small amount of chicken into each chip. Top with cheese while the chicken is still hot. Top with diced tomato and lettuce if desired. Then you are all done and ready to serve them!
This chicken taco bite appetizer is such an easy appetizer to make and a crowd pleaser. You can also have sour cream and guacamole on the side to add. I’m ready for Cinco De Mayo now!