Chipotle Burrito Bowl

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This is so easy to make for big group of people if we have preparation done the day before .

1. Making Chipotle Chicken.
2. Preparing black or Pinto Beans
3. Making Rice
4. Mild( Tomato) salsa
5. Corn
6. Grilled or Sauteed veggies
7. Garnish- Hot salsa, Sour creme, shredded cheese and lettuce

1. Making Chipotle Chicken:

Boneless skinless chicken breast or thighs: 1 lbs.
Fajita seasoning mix: 2 tbsp.+2 tbsp. oil.
Mix the chicken with the seasoning and oil, marinate for at least 6-8 hours. grill indoor or outdoor. In oven, I let it sit for 35minutes@ 425

2.<strong>Preparing Black or Pinto Beans:
Beans: canned or soaked ,cooked beans-1 cup
Onions-1 medium
Ginger/garlic paste-2 tsp.
Chipotle or Mexican chili powder-1tsp.
cumin powder-1/2 tsp.
Tomato puree-1/2 cup.
oil-2 tbsp.
Jalapeños- optional(if extra spice needed)( finely chopped)

Take oil in a pot, sauté onions, ginger/garlic paste , mix in tomato puree and add all the spice powders(chili , cumin ), Jalapenos( if using). Add the cooked beans and salt if using un canned beans.

3.Making Rice: Soak 1 cup of rice in rice cooker and add double the volume of water and cook until done.Cilantro-1/4 cup
lime juice-2 tsp.
salt-1/4 tsp.
jalopenos-1/2 tsp.
oil-3 tsp.

Add all the ingredients to cooked rice and toss well.

4.Mild( Tomato) Salsa:
onion-1( small)
jalopeno-1/2 tsp.( chopped)
salt-to taste.

Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and mild salsa is ready

5.Corn- Grill the whole corn or use canned ones- 3/4 cup
MIx in chopped cilantro, salt, lime juice accoding to your taste.

6.Grilled or sautéed veggies: grill your favorite chopped veggies or use green bell peppers and onions.

7.Garnish with Hot salsa, sour crème ,shredded cheese and lettuce.

I usually buy ready hot sauce but will definitely try making one at home soon.


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