Chicken Taco Hand Pies

This was another lunch box idea that went over really well with the boys. They could have turned out better, but for my first attempt I was just pleased that the boys liked them as much as they did. Next time I will probably make the pies smaller and use something other than canned biscuits. Make the night ahead and refrigerate. Pack them into a lunch box the next day and you’re good to go. Serve these with extra salsa and/or sour cream on the side.

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Chicken Taco Hand Pies

1 pkg taco seasoning mix (1/4 cup)

2/3 cup water

1/4 cup Sriracha sauce

1 lb cooked chicken, shredded or chopped fine

1 can (16 oz) refrigerated biscuits

1 cup shredded Monterey Jack or Mexican blend cheeses

Sour cream and salsa, for dipping

1. Heat oven to 375*

2. In saucepan, cook taco seasoning, water, Sriracha and chicken until thickened.

3. Roll each biscuit into a flat 6-inch round.

4. Fill each one with some of the chicken mixture and 1 T of cheese. Fold dough over and press to seal.

5. Place on lined baking sheet and bake 10-15 minutes, or until browned.

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10 thoughts on “Chicken Taco Hand Pies

      • Good! As long as they think they are good – I’m happy with that. Kids are always our gauge of everything! 🙂 They would let you know if it didn’t turn out well………..These just sound so good!

  1. I love this been looking something with meat filled pies when I lived back east now in california I love the pistolettes stuffed with meat they were great this reminds me of them thanks for sharing following from show stopper hop have a great day

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