Sloppy Joe Burritos

A favourite with every member of the family.

  • Prep: 15 min
  • Cooking: 15 min - 20 min
Yields 8 burritos
sloppy joe burritos

Ingredients

  • 8 oz (225 g) lean ground beef
  • 1 cup (250 mL) black beans or red kidney beans canned, rinsed and drained
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) chopped green bell pepper
  • 1 pkg (1 oz/35 g) taco seasoning mix
  • 1 cup (250 mL) chunky salsa
  • 1/3 cup (80 mL) water
  • 1 lb (450 g) Canadian Colby or Cheddar cheese sliced or shredded
  • 6 large, about 9-inch (23 cm) flour tortillas

Preparation

Cook beef in large non-stick skillet until no longer pink, about 10 min. Mix in beans, green pepper, salsa, taco seasoning and water. Bring to boil, reduce heat and cook on medium low, uncovered, 10 minutes.

Arrange cheese in center of each tortilla. Spread about 1/3 cup (80 mL) of meat mixture over cheese; roll up tortillas and tuck ends under.

Microwave at HIGH (100 %), 2 tortillas at a time, covered with vented plastic wrap, for 1 minute.

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Nutrition

Nutritional Information

per serving
Energy: 444 Calories
Protein: 25 g
Carbohydrate: 29 g
Fat: 25 g
Calcium: 44 % / 444 mg