Tex Mex Burritos

Tex Mex Burritos Recipe

Got a hungry gang? Serve these seriously filling burritos, with beans, meat, potatoes, spirited chiles, and thick salsa topping it all.
  • 25 Minutes Prep
    40 Minutes Total
  • 5 Servings

Ingredient List

  • 1 lb. lean ground beef
  • 1 1/4 cups finely chopped peeled potatoes
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion (1 medium)
  • 2 fresh or canned jalapeño chiles, seeded, chopped
  • 1 (15-oz.) can spicy chili beans, undrained
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 10 (10-inch) spinach or flour tortillas
  • 6 oz. (1 1/2 cups) shredded Monterey Jack or Cheddar cheese
  • Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky salsa, if desired
  • Sour cream, if desired
Recipe Continues Below


  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease 13x-9-inch pan. In large skillet, cook ground beef, potatoes, onion and chiles over medium-high heat for 5 to 7 minutes or until beef is thoroughly cooked and vegetables are tender, stirring frequently. Drain.
  2. Add beans, salt and pepper; mix well. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 5 minutes, stirring frequently.
  3. Spoon 1/2 cup beef mixture in center of each tortilla. Sprinkle each with heaping 2 tablespoons cheese. Roll up each tortilla, enclosing filling; fold ends under. Place seam side down in greased pan; cover with foil.
  4. Bake at 350°F. for 10 to 12 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Serve burritos with salsa and sour cream.


Calories815(Calories from Fat295),Total Fat33g(Saturated Fat14g,),Cholesterol85mgSodium1630mgTotal Carbohydrate96g(Dietary Fiber8g Sugars5g),Protein41g;% Daily Value*:Vitamin A16%;Vitamin C12%;Calcium44%;Iron42%; Exchanges:6 Starch; 6 Other Carbohydrate; 3 1/2 Fat; Carbohydrate Choices:6
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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