Strawberry Cheesecake Chimichangas
Strawberry Cheesecake Chimichangas
  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 5 min
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    Tomorrow morning I’m flying to Austin, Texas for the annual BlogHer Food conference, and I could think of no better sendoff than a southern-inspired sweet that pays homage to a Tex-Mex favorite: chimichangas. For all those unfamiliar with the dish, chimichangas are essentially deep-fried burritos filled with a variety of savory fillings, such as pulled pork or beef, beans, rice and cheese. But given that I can’t go a day without a bite of something sweet, I dreamt up a dessert version tha...

    Ingredients

    • 1 (8-oz.) packagecream cheese, at room temperature
    • 1/4 cupsour cream
    • 1 Tablespoonsugar
    • 1/4 cupsugar
    • 1 teaspoonvanilla extract
    • 1/2 teaspoonfresh lemon zest
    • 6 (8-inch) soft flour tortillas
    • 1 3/4 cupssliced strawberries, divided
    • 1 Tablespooncinnamon
    • Vegetable oil, for frying
    • Equipment:
    • toothpicks; deep-fry thermometer

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 148 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 10.57%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 12.51%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 5 mg 1.69%
    • Sodium: 160 mg 6.66%
    • Calcium: 105 mg 10.45%
    • Potassium: 71 mg 2.02%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.64%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 19 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.91%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 4.47%
    • Vitamin C 20.97%
    • Vitamin D 2.5%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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