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Chicken Burritos

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Prep Time: 40 minutes - Baking Time: 10 minutes
Chicken Burritos


  • 8 cooked chicken breast cutlets 8
  • 8 small (6"/15cm) tortilla wraps 8
  • 1 1/2 cups prepared salsa, divided 375mL
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, finely chopped 50mL
  • 1 tbsp jalapeno peppers, finely chopped 15mL
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese 250mL
  • sour cream, optional


Preheat oven to 400 F (200 C). Grease an 8" (20 cm) square baking pan.

Slice chicken cutlets into strips. In medium sized bowl, combine chicken strips with 1 cup (250 mL) salsa, cilantro and jalapeno peppers. Place 2 - 3 heaping tablespoons of filling in centre of each tortilla. Roll up. Place seam side down in prepared baking pan. Cover with remaining 1/2 cup (125mL) salsa, and cheese.

Bake in preheated oven for 8 - 10 minutes or until burritos are warm and cheese is melted. Serve with sour cream.

Serving Size: Makes 4 Servings

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