Copycat Chipotle™ Chicken Burrito Bowls

Now you can make your favorite Chipotle™ chicken burrito bowl right at home—and when you make your own easy corn salsa and guacamole, you won't have to pay extra! This recipe fits the bill at a fraction of the cost to order takeout. Our homemade Copycat Chipotle™ Chicken Burrito Bowls are made with an Old El Paso™ Chipotle Chicken Burrito Bowl Kit, an effortless way to satisfy take-out cravings. The kit includes mild chipotle seasoning mix, mild queso blanco sauce and cilantro lime white rice. This 40-minute meal is a winner you can dig into again and again right from your kitchen table.
Prep 35 Minutes
Total Time 40 Minutes
Servings 4

Ingredient List

Corn Salsa

  • 1 cup cooked corn kernels
  • 1/4 cup chopped red onion
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro leaves
  • 1 medium jalapeño chile, seeded and finely chopped
  • 2 teaspoons lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  • 1 package (11 oz) Old El Paso™ Chipotle Chicken Burrito Bowl Kit
  • Oil, water and butter as called for on package
  • 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
  • 1 can (15 oz) pinto beans, drained, rinsed and heated
  • 1/2 cup guacamole
Recipe Continues Below


  1. In medium bowl, stir together Corn Salsa ingredients. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use.
  2. In 2-quart saucepan, add rice (from burrito bowl kit), and water and butter as called for on package. Heat to boiling, stirring frequently. Reduce heat; cover and simmer about 20 minutes or until rice is tender and liquid is absorbed. Remove from heat; let stand 5 minutes.
  3. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, stir together chicken, oil as called for on package and seasoning mix (from burrito bowl kit) until well coated. Cook over medium-high heat 10 to 12 minutes, stirring occasionally, until very little liquid remains and chicken is cooked through and begins to brown.
  4. Divide rice among 4 serving bowls. Top with chicken, beans, corn salsa, guacamole and queso blanco sauce (from burrito bowl kit).

Expert Tips

  • Our delicious Copycat Chipotle™ Chicken Burrito Bowls recipe needs guac on top! Homemade guacamole is easy to make. Just stir together mashed avocado, chopped red onion, jalapeño and cilantro, and season with a touch of lime juice and salt.
  • Whole or chopped fresh cilantro leaves make a lovely and delicious garnish.
  • When using raw red onions, rinsing chopped onions under cold water helps take the "bite" out of the otherwise strong flavor.


  • 1 Bowl Calories 680 (Calories from Fat 240);  Total Fat 26g (Saturated Fat 7g ,Trans Fat 1g);  Cholesterol 85mg;  Sodium 1860mg;  Potassium 860mg;  Total Carbohydrate 73g (Dietary Fiber 8g ,Sugars 7g);  Protein 37g
  • % Daily Value: Vitamin A 8%;  Vitamin C 15%;  Calcium 15%;  Iron 20%
  • Exchanges: 4 Starch;  1 Other Carbohydrate;  3 1/2 Lean Meat;  2 1/2 Fat
  • Carbohydrate Choice: 5
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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