How to make Burritos With Chicken And Rice -

Tortillas stuffed with mixture of chicken and rice.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Fresh Flour Tortilla, Basmati Rice (बासमती चावल)

Cuisine : Mexican

Course : Snacks and Starters


Burritos With Chicken And Rice

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Mexico, wild and barren in the north and sultry and hot in the south, offers a cuisine that reflects the culture of the country – colourful, rich, invigorating and always, always festive! 
The most common impression about Mexican food is that it is hot and wholesome and has many similarities with Indian food. And like Indian cuisine Mexican is not one single cuisine but many. There is a feast of flavours for the food lover as the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific Ocean teem with fish, while the adjoining regions bloom with luscious fruit like pineapple and papayas. The high plateau yields wonderful vegetables and the north is cattle country…..and to bind all these in one single string are chillies…in every shape, colour and size, from the subtle to the strong, producing a signature to Mexican cuisine.

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Cook time : Cooking Time

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Burritos With Chicken And Rice Recipe

  • Fresh Flour Tortilla 8

  • Basmati Rice 2

  • Basmati rice soaked 1/2 cup

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Onion chopped 1 medium

  • Clove powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon

  • Tomatoes chopped 4 large

  • Cheddar cheese grated 1 1/4 cups

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh oregano chopped to garnish

Method

Step 1

Boil plenty of water in a deep pan. Add rice and cook till done, ensuring that the grains remain firm and separate. Drain and set aside.

Step 2

Heat oil in a pan, add onion, clove powder and dried oregano and sauté for two to three minutes.

Step 3

Stir in tomatoes and cook till the tomatoes turn pulpy. Stir in rice and salt, mix well and then set the mixture aside .

Step 4

Boil the chicken breasts in salted water till done.

Step 5

Drain and shred. Add the shredded chicken and cheese to the rice and mix .

Step 6

Heat the tortillas and put the filling in the center of each tortilla.

Step 7

Fold the tortillas in the form of a parcel. Serve hot garnished with fresh oregano.

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