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Chicken Burrito Grande Recipe

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Chicken Burrito Grande

Chicken Burrito Grande

Chicken Burrito with beans and rice

I put this Copycat Burrito Grande together after eating the yummy Burrito Grande at the Cheesecake Factory. It’s pretty darn close to the real thing, and it’s so dang tasty. This is my homemade version of the Cheesecake Factory Burrito Grande.

 

Chicken Burrito Recipe

Don’t forget all of the fixings too. Like guacamole,  bean salsa , tomatoes and sour cream to go with this delicious chicken burrito.

Chicken Burritos

If you like enchilada sauce, add some to the bottom of the pan. I think either green or red would be a delicious addition to this recipe. 

Chicken Burrito with Rice Recipe

You can even freeze these burritos ahead of time which makes life so much easier. 

Chicken Burrito with rice recipe

How do you freeze burritos? 

  • Do not add the cheese topping. Freeze wrapped burritos in a zip tight freezer bag. When ready to heat for dinner, add frozen burritos to your baking pan. (If you want enchilada sauce under your burritos, add that to the bottom of the pan before placing burritos down). Sprinkle top of burritos with cheese.

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How do you Reheat Frozen Burritos? 

Bake an extra 10-15 minutes to allow the burritos to thaw and heat through. 

Here are some other Burrito Recipes and Mexican Themed Sides that you might like:

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Chicken Burrito Grande (with rice and beans)

Chicken Burrito Grande Recipe

Delicious Chicken, Rice, and Bean Burritos smothered in cheese!

  • Author: Melissa
  • Cook Time: 30
  • Total Time: 30
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Ingredients

  • 24 Chicken Breasts

Marinade (optional but so flavorful)

  • 1 Tbsp. McCormick Montreal Steak Seasoning Mix
  • 2 Tbsp. red wine vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. water
  • 1 Tbsp. Oil

Other Ingredients:

  • 1 large white Onion – Sliced or chopped
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • Zatarain’s Black Bean Rice Mix – Cooked per package instructions
  • 810 Burrito Size tortillas
  • 8 oz. of Mexican Blend Shredded Cheese
  • Fresh Cilantro – chopped

Suggested Extras

  • Sour Cream
  • Chives
  • Avocados chopped
  • Tomatoes chopped
  • Black bean Salsa – link to recipe in post

Instructions

For Marinade:

  • Mix the seasoning mix, vinegar, water, and oil in a shallow dish
  • Add the chicken breasts, cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes, or longer, if you can (turning halfway through)

After chicken is flavored:

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Grill or cook the chicken breasts in 1 Tbsp. of olive oil until cooked through
  • Chop the chicken into bite-sized pieces
  • In a large skillet over med-high heat, add olive oil, and saute onions until they are tender and translucent (another optional add-in right here would be sliced bell peppers – cook along with the onions) 
  • Add the chicken breasts & prepared rice mixture to the cooked vegetables
  • Cook until heated through
  • Spoon Mixture evenly into Tortillas, and roll tortilla Place rolled burritos into a 9×13 casserole dish
  • Cover burritos heavily with shredded cheese Bake for about 20 minutes or until burritos are heated through and cheese is melted & gooey
  • Sprinkle cilantro on top of burritos
  • Serve with bean salsa, any leftover rice, avocados, and sour cream

Notes

  • If you like a wet burrito, then add enchilada sauce to the bottom of the pan before placing burritos in pan and to the tops, before sprinkling any cheese on top of the burritos 
  • Another great add-in for this recipe could be sliced green pepper. Throw that in with the onion and saute’ 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

~Melissa – KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com

 

 

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4 Comments

  1. I made this for dinner for my family this evening. It was so good, we had no leftovers!! Thank you for the recipe..

  2. What size pan ? Should I add enchilada sauce

    • Thank you for asking that. Use a 9×13 Baking Dish. I updated the recipe to include this information. I haven’t used enchilada sauce with this recipe, but if I did, I would use the green enchilada sauce and pour it into the bottom of the pan before adding the rolled up burritos. I always love dishes with sauce. I think this would be a great addition. It’s totally up to you though. If you add all of the toppings that I suggested, there is plenty to dunk your burritos into.

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