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Barbecue Chicken Burritos

 Barbecue Chicken Burritos
We always have the ingredients for these on hand. My husband came up with this recipe, and it turned out to be a hit! —Amy Dando, Apalachin, New York
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 30 min.


  • 1/2 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
  • 1-1/2 cups julienned green peppers
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 4 tablespoons canola oil, divided
  • 1/2 cup barbecue sauce
  • 1-1/2 cups (6 ounces) shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 4 flour tortillas (10 inches), warmed
  • Lime wedges, sour cream, shredded lettuce and chopped tomatoes, optional


  • In a large skillet, cook the chicken, green peppers and onion in 2
  • tablespoons oil over medium heat for 6-8 minutes or until chicken is
  • not longer pink. Stir in barbecue sauce and heat through.
  • Sprinkle cheese down the center of each tortilla; top with chicken
  • mixture. Fold sides and ends over filling and roll up. Secure with
  • toothpicks.
  • In a large skillet, brown burritos in remaining oil on all sides over
  • medium heat. Discard toothpicks. Serve with lime wedges, sour cream,
  • lettuce and tomatoes if desired. Yield: 4 servings.
Wine: Sweet White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.