This recipe for Grilled Burritos with Salsa Crema takes everything you think of when you think of burritos up a notch! You’ll never settle for mere sour cream again after trying the Salsa Crema. And as for the burritos, who knew healthy could taste so good! This is one south of the border inspired recipe that will have you giving up fast food burritos for good. Do yourself and your taste buds a favor and make this recipe today! Make it even tastier and healthier by buying organic!
Yield: 4 Servings
Total Time: 20 Minutes
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
For Salsa Crema:
- 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 1/2 cup toasted walnuts
- 1/2 cup toasted cashews
- 3/4 cup your favorite roasted salsa
- 3/4 cup unsweetened almond milk
- 4 whole-wheat tortillas
- 1/2 cup cooked black beans
- 1/2 cup cooked brown rice
- 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
- 1 avocado, sliced
- 1 cup chopped cilantro
- 1 cup corn
In a blender, blend all cream ingredients until very smooth; set aside.
In a large bowl, combine cooked beans, rice, and salt; divide the mixture between the two tortillas and top with sliced avocado.
Fold to enclose the filling and place them, seam side down, on a frying pan.
Cook on medium-low heat for about 5 minutes or until the tortillas are browned; flip over and cook the other side.
Place the tortillas on serving plates and drizzle each with salsa crema.
Serve Grilled Burritos with Salsa Crema garnished with chopped cilantro and corn.
Nutrition Information Per Serving
Calories: 513; Total Fat: 29.5 g; Carbs: 53.4 g; Dietary Fiber: 11.9 g; Sugars: 2.8 g; Protein: 15.7 g Cholesterol: 0 mg; Sodium: 495 mg