Smothered Burritos

Smothered Burritos Recipe

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oneita ericson

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@oneitaae

This is a favorite with my teenage boys. I used to watch them roll rice and taco meat in tortillas all the time when they were growing up. I ate a smother burrito at Taco Bell and decided I take a cue from them.

Rating:

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Serves:
makes 10 burritos
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    ground beef
  • 2 pkg
    taco seasoning mix
  • 1 pkg
    spanish rice
  • 1 c
    salsa, chunky or picante sauce
  • 4 c
    cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 can(s)
    red enchilada sauce, large
  • 10 large
    flour tortillas

How to Make Smothered Burritos

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare Spanish Rice per package instructions
  2. Brown Ground Beef add taco seasonings and follow package instructions for taco meat.
  3. Stir in salsa and Spanish rice. Remove from heat.
  4. Cover the bottom of 2 casserole dishes (sprayed with pam) 1/3 cup of enchilada sauce. Set remaining sauce and 1 cup shredded cheese aside for later.
  5. Lay out 1 tortilla and add about 1/2 cup of meat mixture to edge of tortilla. Sprinkle with cheese. Roll into burrito and lay in casserole seam side down. Make 10 Burritos and placing 5 in each casserole dish.
  6. Divide remaining enchilada sauce over both dishes.
    Cover with foil and bake about 25 minutes in a 350 degree oven. Remove foil, top with remaining cup of cheese and return to over to melt cheese.
  7. Serve with sour cream and any other garnishes you enjoy such at chopped tomatoes, onions and lettuce.

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About Smothered Burritos

Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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