Power Packed Burritos

Power Packed Burritos

Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: 50 minutes
Makes: 8

1⁄2 cup McKenzie's Chick Peas, rinsed
1⁄4 cup McKenzie's Black Beans, rinsed
1 tbs olive oil
1 onion, finely diced
2 cloves garlic, crushed
2 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp ground coriander
1⁄2 tsp dried oregano
Chilli powder, 1 pinch
400g can crushed tomatoes
1 cup water
McKenzie's Salt & Pepper Grinder, to taste
1⁄2 cup coriander leaves, chopped
8 large tortillas, warm
Lettuce, guacamole, chopped tomatoes, red onion, sour cream and grated cheese, for serving





1. Combine chick peas and black beans in a saucepan with 6 cups of water. Bring to the boil, reduce heat and simmer for 35-40 minutes until tender. Drain.


2. Heat oil in a large frying pan, add onion and garlic, cooking for 2-3 minutes until tender. Add cumin, coriander, oregano and chilli powder. Cook a further minute. Add canned tomatoes, water and drained chick peas and beans. Bring to a gentle simmer and cook whilst stirring often for 6-8 minutes. Stir in seasonings and coriander.


3. Scatter each tortilla with lettuce, guacamole, tomatoes and onion. Top with a good spoonful of bean mixture, sour cream and cheese.



Nothing makes the cold weather easier to deal with than a hearty, home-made meal.


Winter comfort food is usually associated with heavy meals packed full of meat but this doesn't have to be the case. McKenzie's has developed a new range of recipes which features family classics like bolognese and lasagne, minus the meat and packed full of goodness and flavour.


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Heat things up in the home with McKenzie's Power Packed Burritos and McKenzie's Super Powerful Vegetable Soup. These home-made dishes come to life when combining fresh and delicious assorted vegetables and spices - a sure fire way to chase the cold away.