Looking for the perfect grab-and-go meal? This chicken burrito recipe is the answer! As a mother, I know how difficult it is to make a weekly menu without making something over and over. Another challenge is when you are a working mom just like me, and everybody in the household seems to be always on the go – kids going to school and hubby working as well. This chicken burrito, though, is a quick and easy meal that everybody will love to have. You can have it on the table literally in just 15 minutes!
With shredded chicken, cheddar cheese, lettuce, and tomato salsa, you can have a very satisfying burrito for lunch – something that will keep you going for the rest of the day. And like what we have said, it is super easy to put together. You can even simply lay the ingredients on the table and have everybody assemble their own.Print
What’s in Chicken Burritos?
Chicken burrito is a very flexible dish. You can add pretty much anything to it. If you have leftover chicken from last night, you can definitely use it. The beauty of this food item is it brings out your creativity. Be it store-bought or rotisserie chicken, pre-made sauce, or pre-shredded cheese, you can add them all to come up with a chicken burrito.
Do you want to add more flavor? Try adding fire-roasted tomatoes and. Green chiles would be a great addition as well. Anything goes!
Are Chicken Burritos Healthy?
Just like any recipe, how healthy or unhealthy your chicken burritos are highly depends on the ingredients that you utilize. Well, in general, chicken is healthy, more so if it is skinless. The lettuce in this recipe definitely adds up to the nutritional value as well.
Furthermore, how big the serving is also has something to do with how healthy or unhealthy this food is. Bottom line is, eat chicken burritos in moderation.