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Skillet Chicken Burritos

This is a go-to dish when I'm in a rush to make dinner. Preparing them in the skillet not only saves time, it gives the burritos a crispy outside and ooey-gooey inside. —Scarlett Elrod, Newnan, Georgia
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
  • Makes
    8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup reduced-fat sour cream
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons chopped pickled jalapeno slices
  • 2 teaspoons chopped onion
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon grated lime zest
  • BURRITOS:
  • 2 cups cubed cooked chicken breast
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 can (11 ounces) Mexicorn, drained
  • 1 cup shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 8 whole wheat tortillas (8 inches), warmed
  • Cooking spray
  • Salsa, optional

Directions

  • In a small bowl, combine the first six ingredients. In a large bowl, combine the chicken, beans, corn, cheese, salt and 1/2 cup sour cream mixture. Spoon 1/2 cup chicken mixture on each tortilla. Fold sides and ends over filling and roll up. Spritz both sides with cooking spray.
  • In a large nonstick skillet or griddle coated with cooking spray, cook burritos in batches over medium heat for 3-4 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Serve with remaining sour cream mixture and salsa if desired.
Nutrition Facts
1 burrito with 1 tablespoon sour cream mixture (calculated without salsa): 349 calories, 10 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 46 mg cholesterol, 770 mg sodium, 40 g carbohydrate (6 g sugars, 5 g fiber), 23 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 2-1/2 starch.
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  • Igraine32
    Oct 23, 2014

    Everyone loved these, but I only give 4 stars because the recipe as written does need some doctoring. I could see how these would have been bland had I not added chili powder, and garlic powder to the sour cream sauce.

  • mjlouk
    May 27, 2014

    I thought this was kind of bland. Maybe some taco seasoning to kick it up.

  • KamiButton
    Jun 29, 2013

    This was a fast and easy work night supper. I used a frozen corn and black bean mix. My family loved it, it was a great change from our traditional taco night.

  • lljenkins49
    Nov 1, 2012

    No comment left

  • ahmom
    Oct 26, 2012

    I'll form these into quesadillas next time.

  • ahmom
    Oct 26, 2012

    I'll form these into quesadillas next time.

  • soul2lane
    Oct 25, 2012

    This is such an excellent recipe! I've made it 3 times in the last month. Since I didn't have all the ingredients, and I don't like cilantro, I left out the cilantro and Dijon mustard, and substituted lime peel for lime juice. I used Carb Smart tortillas (23g fiber) and was amazed. Such a great recipe!!!

  • jwd715
    Jul 23, 2012

    Simple and so delicious!