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Buffalo Chicken Wraps Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Wraps Recipe

Blue cheese dressing and hot pepper sauce enhance these yummy tortilla wraps. Filled with chicken, cheese, lettuce and tomatoes, they're colorful, fun to eat...and tote-able, too! -Athena Russell Florence, South Carolina
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (4 ounces each)
  • 1 cup canola oil
  • 1/2 cup hot pepper sauce
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 4 spinach tortillas (10 inches)
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2/3 cup chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup blue cheese salad dressing


  • 1. In a shallow bowl, combine the flour, salt and pepper. Place buttermilk in another shallow bowl. Dip chicken in buttermilk, then roll in flour mixture.
  • 2. In a large skillet, cook chicken in oil for 4-5 minutes on each side or until a thermometer reads 170°. Drain on paper towels; cut into strips.
  • 3. In a small bowl, combine hot pepper sauce and butter. Dip chicken strips into mixture, coating both sides. Place chicken in the center of each tortilla. Layer with lettuce, cheese and tomatoes; drizzle with salad dressing. Fold ends of each tortilla over filling; secure with toothpicks if desired. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 1,149 calories, 97 g fat (24 g saturated fat), 140 mg cholesterol, 1,738 mg sodium, 32 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 41 g protein.

Reviews for Buffalo Chicken Wraps

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tatoggatmw User ID: 7518568 206942
Reviewed Jun. 9, 2014

"used spinach instead of lettuce and it was awesome! We love Franks! Used store bought crispy chicken breast strips dipped in the Franks/butter and boy it sucked it up! Just make 12 of them for our crew lunch counter and they love love them too!!!"

rebelwithoutaclue User ID: 4288906 130080
Reviewed Jun. 9, 2014

"Good basic wrap and Blue Cheese is a must, never Ranch Dressing. slosh29....Franks Hot Sauce is nationwide and it is really good, also."

Ald565 User ID: 7073617 63966
Reviewed Jun. 8, 2014

"This can be done with fewer calories, but obviously it's not THIS recipe. We marinate the chicken strips in buffalo marinade, then shallow pan fry with a very thin coating of panko or flour mixed with cornstarch for the crunch. We then lightly brush each piece with fresh wing sauce so the flavor is there but it's not dripping off. There are lower fat/sodium alternatives to the bleu cheese. Buttermilk is not necessary and deep frying is also a luxury most of us can't afford too often :("

LA sweet User ID: 5724960 129674
Reviewed Jun. 8, 2014

"Man that is a scary calorie count too! Ok I guess for people not watching their diet. I won't be making it though. Appreciate, though, that they do have nutritional info so you can decide whether you wanna make it or not."

KatyH3 User ID: 7354323 97158
Reviewed Mar. 3, 2014

"Awesome recipe. I cut the chicken up before cooking it like everyone said. Great idea."

mjlouk User ID: 1712085 144347
Reviewed Jan. 4, 2013

"I did not use a cup of oil to fry this in, only a few tablespoons and I only used 2 tablespoons of butter and it still turned out really good!"

slosh29 User ID: 2793210 61430
Reviewed Nov. 23, 2011

"Just a suggestion.I am from the Buffalo area and if you want authentic use Franks hot sauce. It may be regional but its worth it if you can get it. Another good one is Anchor Bar sauce but I do know that is regional."

Michele R User ID: 5948281 78124
Reviewed Aug. 19, 2011

"I also cut my chicken into strips before I cooked them. Worked out great. My 16year old son loved it. Its going to be a regular in my house."

angelasandoval User ID: 2401339 78123
Reviewed Jul. 31, 2011

"My family loved these! The only thing I would do differently next time is cut the chicken into strips before breading and cooking. Some of the breading peeled off when I sliced the chicken and then more came off while tossing in the buffalo sauce. Also, to us, the shredded cheese was overkill since there was already blue cheese chunks in the dressing."

lnabinger User ID: 1754549 130078
Reviewed Mar. 26, 2010

"my husband make this recipe all the time, a classic!!"

vewebber58 User ID: 998755 150111
Reviewed Oct. 28, 2009

"Delicious! The only thing I did different was to use chicken tenders instead of whole breasts. That way there was no need to slice the breasts into strips after frying. The tenders cooked in three minutes or slightly less."

kimmatthes User ID: 1341341 151280
Reviewed Mar. 13, 2008

"This is a really great recipe!"

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