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Wet Shredded Chicken Burrito Recipe W/ Vegetarian Variation / Crock Pot Recipe

A mexican classic, this wet shredded chicken burrito is packed with flavor and quickly becomes your family favorite.
Ingredients
  Chicken 5 Pound (your choice of pieces, boneless or bone-in, skin or skinless)
  Grand diamond all purpose seasoning 2 Teaspoon
  Garlic powder 2 Teaspoon
  Mexican oregano 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Kosher salt To Taste
  Black pepper 1 Teaspoon
  Ground cumin powder 1 Teaspoon
  Chipotle powder 1 Teaspoon
  Extra virgin olive oil 4 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Large (sliced)
  Red bell pepper 1 (sliced)
  Garlic cloves 4
  Chunky salsa 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Low sodium chicken broth 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  12 inch tortillas 12
  Mexican rice To Taste
  Enchilada sauce 5 Cup (80 tbs)
Quick pinto beans recipe
  Pinto beans 30 Ounce (Plain)
  Green chiles 4 Pound
  Chipotle powder 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Onions 4 Tablespoon (nely finely chopped)
  Garlic clove 2 , finely chopped
  Chicken stock 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

GETTING READY:

Quick Pinto Beans:

1. Combine all of the ingredients in to a medium sauce pan. Simmer for 20 minutes over medium-high heat.

Shredded Chicken:

2. Mix all of the seasonings in a small bowl. Prepare and slice the onions, bell pepper, and garlic.

3. Season all of the chicken with about 2 Tablespoons of the seasoning mixture. Preheat the oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. Once the oil is hot, brown the chicken on each side for about 3 to 4 minutes.

4. Place the meat in the crock pot along with the onions, bell pepper, garlic, the remaining seasoning mixture, salsa, and chicken broth. Cover and cook on LOW for 8 to 9 hours or on HIGH for 4 to 5 hours.

5. Prepare all of your favorite toppings. Grill vegetables by slicing them lengthwise and then coating them with olive oil. Season to taste. Grill the slices on each side for about 2 to 4 minutes, depending on the desired tenderness.

6. Once the chicken is done, shred it and remove the bones if bone-in chicken was used, and place it back into the juices of the crock pot.

Assemble the burrito:

7. Warm a tortilla on a hot griddle or in a dry skillet over medium-high heat.

8. Pile your choice of ingredients on the lower third of the tortilla, fold the bottom of the tortilla over the ingredients, fold both ends inward and roll it to close.

9. Place the burrito(s) in an oven safe dish, pour over some enchilada sauce, and sprinkle cheese over the top.

10. Place in the oven under the broiler to melt the cheese.

SERVING:

11. Garnish with sour cream, guacamole, and/or salsa. Serve and Enjoy.

Things You Will Need
Crock-pot

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Dish: 
Burrito
Servings: 
6

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1823 Calories from Fat 571

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 63 g96.8%

Saturated Fat 14.8 g74.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 254.5 mg84.8%

Sodium 2230.7 mg92.9%

Total Carbohydrates 187 g62.4%

Dietary Fiber 37 g148%

Sugars 25.4 g

Protein 124 g248.4%

Vitamin A 183.4% Vitamin C 1306.6%

Calcium 34.9% Iron 90.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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