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South of the Border Chicken & Bean Burritos

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  • prep time: 10 min
  • total time: 25 min
  • serves: 6 burritos
  • calories: 576 1 serving

Here's a great way to get a really tasty dinner on the table, really fast.  Using prepared picante sauce adds lots of flavor without a lot of work...everyone will love this dish!


cost per recipe: $14.56

  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 1/2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves, cut into strips
  • 1 jar (16 ounces) Pace® Picante Sauce
  • 1 can (about 15 ounces) pinto beans
  • 6 flour tortilla, warmed
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese or Shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 1/2 cup chopped tomato
  • 1/2 cup guacamole


  • Tips

    • Easy Substitution: Or you can use 1 1/2 pounds boneless pork chops or pork roast, cut into strips, instead of the chicken.
  • Step 1

    Heat the oil in a 12-inch skillet over medium-high heat. Add the chicken and cook until it's browned, stirring often.

  • Step 2

    Stir the picante sauce and beans in the skillet and heat to a boil. Reduce the heat to low and cook for 5 minutes.

  • Step 3

    Divide the chicken mixture and cheese among the tortillas. Top with guacamole and chopped tomatoes, if desired. Fold the sides of the tortilla over the filling and fold up the ends to enclose the the filling.


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  • South of the Border Chicken & Bean Burritos

    Jenny B.
    September 21, 2008

    Great meal!!!!

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Calories 576
Total Fat 25 g
Sat. Fat 8.6 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 100 mg
Sodium 1426 mg
Total Carb 45 g
Dietary Fiber 5 g
Sugar 4 g
Added Sugars 0 g
Protein 37 g
Vitamin D 0 %DV
Calcium 29 %DV
Iron 19 %DV
Potassium 11 %DV

This nutritional information refers to each serving of the entire recipe and not just the products used as ingredients.