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Burrito Fillings

Try One of These Combos for Your Next Burrito


Burrito Fillings

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These are just a few examples of the many ways to fill a burrito. Try them out and then experiment with your own fillings.


  • Seasoned ground beef
  • Refried beans
  • Shredded lettuce
  • Diced tomatoes
  • Sour cream
  • Chile sauce


  • Scrambled eggs
  • Cooked, crumbled chorizo
  • Mozzarella or Jack cheese
  • Tomatoes, fresh diced
  • Chile sauce or Tabasco

Huevos Rancheros

  • 1 Fried egg
  • Warmed chunky salsa
  • Refried Beans

Burrito Guadalajara

  • Seasoned beef
  • Spanish rice
  • Jack or mozzarella cheese
  • Tomatoes, fresh, diced


  • Carnitas or shredded pork
  • Green chiles, diced
  • Jack or mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • Spanish rice

Cabo San Lucas

  • Cooked shrimp or lobster
  • Jack cheese
  • Cream mixed with vinegar and mayo to taste
  • Cilantro leaves, coarsely chopped
  • Refried beans

Beans and Cheese

  • Refried Pinto Beans
  • Red Chile Sauce
  • Shredded Cheese

Carne Asada

  • Black Beans
  • Carne Asada
  • Cilantro
  • Diced Onion


  • Shredded Chicken
  • Mole
  • Diced Onion

After you've decided what to put in it, see these instructions for Burrito Folding to make sure all of your fillings stay inside.

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