Taco Bell’s Shredded Chicken Burrito – Delicious South-of-the-Border Comfort
Taco Bell has been a staple in the American fast-food scene since the 1960s, and its menu hasn’t changed much in the past several decades. That’s why it’s so refreshing to see the variety of delicious dishes they offer these days, like the Shredded Chicken Burrito.
This simple yet flavorful burrito is inspired by the south-of-the-border flavors we all love. It’s filled to the brim with Mexican shredded chicken, a kaleidoscope of colorful vegetables, and a dollop of creamy Chipotle sauce – all neatly wrapped in a soft flour tortilla. This burrito not only makes for a hearty meal – it’s also a celebration of the unique tastes that make Mexican cuisine so beloved.
This burrito is seasoned to perfection with a blend of spices and herbs for additional flavor and intrigue. The mixture of paprika, cumin, oregano and chili powder adds a smoky-sweet edge to the dish. But the real kicker is the addition of chipotle chilis, which creates an unforgettable bold, smoky flavor.
Whether you’re looking for a delicious vegan-friendly meal, or a hearty lunch on-the-go, this burrito is sure to satisfy.
• 2 cups cooked Mexican shredded chicken
• 1 cup kale, chopped
• 1 red pepper, diced
• 1/2 yellow onion, diced
• 1/4 cup Chipotle sauce
• 1 cup shredded cheese
• 2 tablespoons olive oil
• 2 teaspoons paprika
• 1 teaspoon cumin
• 1 teaspoon oregano
• 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
• 2-4 flour tortillas
1. In a skillet, cook the red pepper and onion on medium-high heat with the olive oil. Cook until the veggies are softened and lightly browned.
2. Add the Mexican shredded chicken and spices, and stir until everything is evenly combined.
3. Remove the skillet from heat and add the chopped kale, cheese, and Chipotle sauce. Stir until everything is combined.
4. Heat each flour tortilla in the skillet for about a minute, flipping halfway through.
5. To assemble the burrito, spoon the filling into each tortilla and fold the edges.
6. Serve warm and enjoy!
Taco Bell’s Shredded Chicken Burrito is the perfect way to enjoy a little south-of-the-border flare in the comfort of your home. Enjoy this flavorful meal with a side of Mexican-style rice or a salad for an extra-hearty entrée. Plus, it takes only about 15 minutes to make and is sure to spice up your next lunch or dinner.