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Greek Burritos Recipe

Looking for an easy Greek burritos recipe? Learn how to make Greek burritos using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by leighla17

Makes 6 servings



A Greek spin on the classic burrito.

Recipe Ingredients for Greek burritos

2 tbs olive oil
1/2 c finely diced onion
4 cloves garlic, minced
2 tbs tomato paste
2 lb ground beef
1/3 c water
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp oregano
1/2 tsp ground coriander
1/4 tsp cloves
2 c brown rice
3/4 c crumbled feta cheese
1 cucumber, peeled and chopped
1 tomato, chopped
245 g (cup g) Traditional Plain Greek Yogurt
1 tbs olive oil
2 tsp lemon juice
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp minced, fresh oregano
1 clove garlic, minced

Recipe Directions for Greek burritos

  1. For the beef: Heat skillet over medium-high heat. Add olive oil and heat through. Add onion, and cook until softened. Add garlic and tomato paste, and sauté until fragrant, another 2 minutes. Add lamb and brown. Drain some of the fat from the pan. Add water and spices, reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer for 10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.

  2. Stack tortillas on a plate and cover with a damp paper towel. Heat in microwave for about 30 seconds so they become pliable. Place some rice, meat, feta, cucumber, tomato, and tzatziki sauce on each tortilla. Fold ends up and roll.

Categories

Beef, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 375.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
691
Calories from Fat
234
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.0g
40%
Saturated Fat
10.3g
51%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
162mg
54%
Sodium
539mg
22%
Potassium
977mg
28%
Total Carbohydrates
56.5g
19%
Dietary Fiber
3.3g
13%
Sugars
4.8g
Protein
55.8g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 21% Iron 38%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  • High in zinc
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