The Best Apple Pie Taquitos You’ll EVER Eat

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Dive into the delightful world of Apple Pie Taquitos, where the classic taste of apple pie gets a tantalizing twist. These scrumptious, crispy taquitos combine the best of both worlds, featuring tender apples, warm spices, and a crunchy tortilla shell.

The combination of the warm, fragrant apples, and the crispy pastry creates a mouth-watering sensation that is both comforting and indulgent. The subtle sweetness of the apples is perfectly balanced by the crispy texture of the tortilla shell, creating a perfect harmony of flavor and texture.

Perfect for dessert or an indulgent breakfast, this innovative treat is guaranteed to impress your taste buds and elevate your culinary experience.

So why stick to traditional apple pie when you can savor the exciting fusion of flavors that Apple Pie Taquitos have to offer?

Whether you're hosting a dinner party or looking for a delicious breakfast option, Apple Pie Taquitos are a versatile and crowd-pleasing choice.

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The unique flavors and presentation make these taquitos a memorable addition to any gathering or celebration.

Surprise your guests with this one-of-a-kind dessert that will have them coming back for seconds.

Why You’ll Love These Taquitos

  • You'll love Apple Pie Taquitos for their unique combination of flavors and textures. These taquitos are made with crispy flour tortillas that are filled with warm, cinnamon-spiced apple pie filling. 
  • Each bite of these taquitos is bursting with the comforting flavors of homemade apple pie, while the crispy exterior adds a satisfying crunch. 
  • They are perfect for a cozy dessert on a chilly night or as a fun and unexpected addition to your next party or gathering.
  • Not only are they delicious, but they are also easy to make with just a few simple ingredients. 
  • Plus, they are a great way to use up any leftover apples you may have on hand.

Equipment Needed to Make Taquitos

Ingredients For Your Apple Pie Taquitos

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Filling:

Tortilla Wrap:

Garnish:

  • Caramel Whip Cream Ice Cream

How To Make Apple Pie Taquitos

Step 1: Prep the Filling

Add all the filling ingredients in a medium-sized frying pan, and toss to combine.

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Cook over medium heat and simmer for 10 to 15 minutes.

Stir the apple mixture often to evenly coat the apples in a brown sugar sauce.

Remove the front heat and set it to the side to cool to room temperature.

Step 2: Prep the Tortilla

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Add the sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl, and whisk to combine.

Wrap the tortillas in a damp paper towel and microwave for 30 seconds.

Lay the tortillas on a baking sheet and scoop ¼ cup of apple filling into each tortilla.

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Wrap the tortilla around the apple filling and place it seam down on the baking sheet. Repeat with all tortillas.

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Step 3: Time to Bake

In a small bowl, melt your butter and microwave for 30 seconds. Brush each tortilla with the melted butter.

Bake the taquitos for 15 minutes. Brush on more melted butter on top of the taquitos. Now sprinkle the cinnamon sugar on top of the taquito.

Drizzle the caramel sauce on top of the taquitos.

Serve warm, add whipped or ice cream, and enjoy. 

This recipe yields 8-10 servings and can be prepared in around 40 minutes.

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What to Serve with Your Taquitos

Main Dish

Apple Pie Taquitos can be served as a sweet, unexpected side dish alongside savory main dishes such as grilled chicken, pork chops, or roasted vegetables.

Tea or Coffee

If you are not a milk fan, you can pair this with a cup of tea or coffee.

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Popular Substitutions & Additions

There are many popular substitutions and additions that you can make to apple pie taquitos to customize the flavor and texture. Here are some ideas:

  • Different types of apples: You can use a variety of apples, such as Granny Smith, Honeycrisp, or Pink Lady, to add different levels of sweetness and tartness to the taquitos.
  • Caramel sauce: Drizzle caramel sauce over the taquitos before serving to add sweetness and flavor.
  • Ice cream: Serve the apple pie taquitos with a scoop of vanilla ice cream to balance out the warmth of the taquitos and add some creamy texture.
  • Nuts: Chop up some nuts, such as pecans or walnuts, and sprinkle them on top of the apple pie filling for added crunch and flavor.
  • Spices: Add some cinnamon or nutmeg to the apple pie filling to enhance the flavor and aroma of the taquitos.
  • Chocolate: Melt some chocolate and drizzle it over the taquitos to add a decadent touch to the dessert.
  • Cream cheese: Mix some cream cheese with powdered sugar and vanilla extract and use it as a dip for the apple pie taquitos.

How To Store Apple Pie Taquitos

Best Way To Store Taquitos Leftover

The best way to store leftover apple pie taquitos is to let them cool completely and then place them in an airtight container or a resealable plastic bag.

How Long Will Apple Pie Taquitos Last In the Fridge?

You can store them in the refrigerator for up to 3-4 days.

It's important to note that the texture and crispiness of the taquitos may be affected after refrigeration and reheating, so it's recommended to consume them as soon as possible after cooking for the best flavor and quality. 

Can I Freeze Taquitos

Once the taquitos have cooled completely, place them on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and freeze them for 1-2 hours, or until they are firm.

Then, transfer the frozen taquitos to a resealable plastic bag or an airtight container and freeze for up to 2-3 months.

Can I Reheat Taquitos

To reheat frozen apple pie taquitos, preheat the oven to 375°F and place the frozen taquitos on a baking sheet.

Bake for 15-20 minutes or until heated through and crispy.

Alternatively, you can microwave them on high for 1-2 minutes or until heated through, but the texture may not be as crispy as oven-baked taquitos.

Check the taquitos' internal temperature before consuming to ensure they are fully heated through.

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Taquitos FAQs

Can I use pre-made pie filling for Apple Pie Taquitos?

Yes, you can use pre-made pie filling for Apple Pie Taquitos. However, making your own apple pie filling with fresh apples and warm spices will give your taquitos a fresher, more authentic taste.

Can I use flour tortillas instead of corn tortillas for Apple Pie Taquitos?

Yes, you can use flour tortillas instead of corn tortillas for Apple Pie Taquitos. However, remember that flour tortillas are softer and more pliable than corn tortillas, so they may not be as crispy as the traditional corn tortilla.

Can I freeze Apple Pie Taquitos for later?

Yes, you can freeze Apple Pie Taquitos for later. Simply wrap them tightly in plastic or aluminum foil, then place them in an airtight container or freezer bag. When you're ready to enjoy them, thaw them in the refrigerator overnight, and then bake them in the oven until crispy.

Can I add other fruits to my Apple Pie Taquitos?

Yes, you can add other fruits to your Apple Pie Taquitos. Apples pair well with pears, peaches, and even berries, so feel free to experiment and add your own twist to this delicious dessert.

Can I serve Apple Pie Taquitos with ice cream?

Yes, you can serve Apple Pie Taquitos with ice cream. A scoop of vanilla or cinnamon ice cream pairs perfectly with the warm and spicy flavors of the taquitos, creating a truly indulgent and satisfying dessert experience.

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Other Taquito Recipes You’ll Love

Ready to spice up your dessert game and impress your taste buds?

Then grab some fresh apples, warm spices, and tortillas, and get ready to make some delicious Apple Pie Taquitos!

Whether you're serving them up for a party, a family dinner, or just a fun treat, these taquitos will surely delight your taste buds and leave you craving more.

Aside from Apple Pie Taquitos, you may try these fun and exciting recipes below:

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Apple Pie Taquitos

Apple Pie Tequitos
Scrumptious apple pie taquitos are a delightful dessert that combines the warm, gooey apple pie filling with the crispy texture of a taquito. This mouthwatering fusion results in a unique treat that is perfect for satisfying your sweet cravings. The cinnamon-sugar coating adds an extra touch of sweetness and flavor, making these bite-sized desserts the perfect delightful indulgence.
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Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes

Equipment

  • Mixing Bowls
  • Medium Sized Frying Pan
  • Paper Towel
  • Baking Sheet

Ingredients

Filling

  • 3-4 Apples, Peeled, Cored, and Diced (Gala and Granny Smith)
  • 1/4 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1 tsp Nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp Allspice
  • 1 tbsp Cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup Tequila Or Water

Tortilla Wrap

  • 8-10 small Tortillas
  • 2 tbsp Melted Butter
  • 1/4 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/4 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon

Garnish

  • Caramel Whip Cream Ice Cream

Instructions

Step 1: Prep the Filling

  • In a medium sized frying pan add all of the filling ingredients, and toss to combine.
  • Cook over medium heat and simmer for 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Stir the apple mixture often to evenly coat the apples in a brown sugar sauce.
  • Remove the front heat and set it to the side to cool to room temperature.

Step 2: Prep the Tortilla

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a small bowl add the sugar and cinnamon, and whisk to combine.
  • Wrap the tortillas in a damp paper towel and microwave for 30 seconds.
  • Lay the tortilla’s on a baking sheet and scoop ¼ cup of apple filling into each tortilla.
  • Wrap the tortilla around the apple filling and place it seam down on the baking sheet.
  • Repeat with all tortillas.

Step 3: Time to Bake

  • In a small bowl add your butter and microwave for 30 seconds to melt.
  • Brush each tortilla with the melted butter.
  • Bake the taquitos for 15 minutes.
  • Brush on more melted butter on top of the taquitos.
  • Now sprinkle the cinnamon sugar on top of the taquito.
  • Drizzle the caramel sauce on top of the taquitos.
  • Serve warm, add whip or ice cream, and enjoy.

what's next

Don't forget to come back and let me know your thoughts and experience on how your Apple Pie Taquitos turned out!

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2 Comments

  1. i have seen this recipe in 2 places, and no quantities are given for the ingredients. This recipe looks better to me than others. I’d like to know the amount of each ingredient.

    1. Kelly Reci says:

      Hi Marge,
      I am so sorry about that. I have now fixed it. You can get the full recipe in the print out at the end.

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