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Fiesta Chicken Burritos

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Quick and easy, these flavourful chicken burritos will be an instant hit among young and old alike.


  • 1 lb (500 g) boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) Gay Lea Butter
  • 2/3 cup (150 mL) Gay Lea Sour Cream
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) salsa
  • 2 cups (500 mL) shredded Cheddar cheese, divided
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) diced green pepper
  • canned jalapeño pepper (to taste)
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) sliced black olives (optional)
  • 4 large flour tortillas


Heat oven to 350°F 180°C).

Cut chicken into small cubes. Sauté chicken in butter in a frypan over medium-high heat.

Combine chicken, salsa, sour cream, 1 3/4 cups (425 mL) cheese, pepper, jalepeños and olives in a large bowl. Divide mixture evenly among 4 tortillas. Fold tortillas to enclose filling completely and place seam side down on a medium baking dish.

Bake for 20 minutes. Sprinkle remaining cheese over top and continue baking for an additional 5 minutes.

Preparation time: 15 minutes. Baking time: 25 minutes.

Serving Size: Makes 4 servings.

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