This Chili Burrito Recipe is an oh-so easy fix for lunch or a quick dinner. The burrito is simply filled with a combination of beans and cheese and topped with your chile con carne. Don't forget that dollop of sour cream.
Main Course Dinner
For the Filling:
1 15ouncecan pinto beansundrained
1 15ouncecan red kidney beansundrained
1teaspoonbacon greaselard or Crisco
1/2cupMuenster Cheeseshredded, or Monterey Jack Cheese
For the Chili Topping:
1red bell pepperchopped
1 15ouncecan pinto beans in chili sauceI use Kuners
1 15ouncecan chopped tomatoesundrained
salt and pepper to taste
Sour Cream and Avocado for garnish
For the bean filling: In a fry pan over medium high heat add pinto beans and kidney beans. Once bubbly, add the bacon grease, lard, or Crisco.. With a potato masher, mash the beans until nice and creamy. Add cheese, stir well until melted. Remove from heat and set aside.
For the Chili: In a skillet over medium high heat, add ground beef and cook until starting to brown. Add onion and bell pepper and cook until beef is cooked through and vegetables are soft. Drain grease from beef if necessary. Add Pinto Beans in Chili Sauce, canned tomatoes, water and chili seasoning. Simmer for about 10 minutes. Add salt and pepper to taste.
To assemble burritos. Warm flour tortillas for a few seconds in the microwave. Add a good sized dollop of the bean mixture to the center of each tortilla. Roll up and top with the chili. Top with sour cream and avocado.