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Baked cream cheese wontons in a white bowl with chili dipping sauce in a white cup.
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3.43 from 7 votes

Cream Cheese Wontons

If you are all about the sweet and savory appetizer lifestyle, then this easy to make recipe is for YOU! These Cream Cheese Wontons are baked in the oven with a little oil and have a sweet & savory taste that is a real treat for your tastebuds. Serve them with a spicy chili sauce for the best taste!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American, Chinese
Keyword: cheese, cream cheese wontons, wontons
Servings: 36 wontons
Calories: 55cal
Author: Amy Desrosiers
Cost: $4

Equipment

  • baking sheet
  • Medium bowl
  • Teaspoon
  • Pastry brush

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces cream cheese chilled
  • 2 tbsps. granulated sugar
  • 3/4 tsp. onion powder
  • 3/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp. green onion chopped
  • 36 wonton wrappers
  • 2 tbsps. olive oil *can use vegetable oil too
  • 1/4 cup water *to dip fingers in to seal wrappers

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Add cream cheese, spices, sugar, and diced green onion to a medium mixing bowl. Mix with a wooden spoon to combine.
  • Fill wonton wrappers with one teaspoon of filling in the center of each.
  • Dip fingers in water bowl to seal wontons either by pinching all edges up, or by sealing like a football, and then bringing the ends over like an envelope.
  • Brush baking sheet with one tablespoon of oil and place it in the oven for one minute to heat up to crisp the bottoms of the wontons.
  • Brush each wonton lightly with oil- a little goes a long way.
  • Carefully remove heated baking tray from the oven, and add wontons flat side down to the baking sheet and bake for 5 minutes.
  • These taste best when served with spicy chili sauce or sweet and sour.

Notes

Nutritional values are meant to be a guide and may vary.
These taste best eaten the same day, but are okay reheated in the microwave. 

Nutrition

Serving: 1wonton | Calories: 55cal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 63mg | Potassium: 18mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 89IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 10mg | Iron: 1mg