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Ritu Sharma
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Prep Time
45 minutes
Cook Time
4 People
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ABOUT Chimichangas RECIPE

A fried burrito popular in Mexican cuisine.

Recipe Tags

  • Non-veg
  • Mexican
  • Main Dish

Ingredients Serving: 4

  1. 450g Ground Beef/mutton/chicken
  2. 400g kidney Beans (rajma boiled)
  3. 8 Flour Tortillas
  4. 350g Cheese (any) grated
  5. 3/4 cups Onion chopped
  6. 3/4 cups Green Bell Pepper (capsicum) chopped
  7. 1 1/2 cup Corn
  8. 1/2 cup Lettuce grated
  9. 2 tsp Chili Powder
  10. 1 tsp Garlic
  11. 1 tsp Ground Cumin
  12. 1 tbs Butter melted


  1. Preheat the oven 175 degrees C.
  2. In a skillet cook the beef/chicken/mince until brown and no longer pink.
  3. Add the onion, bell pepper, and corn. Cook for about 5 more mins
  4. Stir in the taco sauce, add chili powder, garlic salt and cumin. Stir until blended well and cooked through
  5. Remove from heat, and set aside.
  6. Spread a thin layer of beans onto each of the tortillas.
  7. Place a spoonful of the meat mixture in the center of the tortilla, and top with cheese.
  8. Roll up the tortillas, and place them seam-side down onto a baking sheet. Brush the tortillas with melted butter.
  9. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes in the preheated oven, or until golden brown.
  10. Top with Taco sauce (check for recipe in Fajita's recipe) and serve immediately

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