Black Bean and Cheese Burritos


Discover the ultimate comfort food with our Comfort Wrapped Up: Black Bean and Cheese Burritos. These burritos are a harmonious blend of creamy cheese and savory black beans, all wrapped up in a warm, golden-brown tortilla. Accompanied by a side of fresh guacamole and zesty salsa, these burritos are perfect for a quick, satisfying meal any time of the day.

Black Bean and Cheese Burritos

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 20 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes


  • Serves: 4
  • Serving Size: 1 burrito

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 400 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 45g
  • Protein: 15g
  • Fat: 18g


  • Flour tortillas: 4 (large)
  • Black beans, cooked: 400 grams (14 ounces)
  • Cheddar cheese, shredded: 200 grams (7 ounces)
  • Onion, finely chopped: 100 grams (3.5 ounces)
  • Garlic, minced: 10 grams (0.35 ounces)
  • Cumin: 5 grams (1 teaspoon)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Olive oil: 15 ml (1 tablespoon)
  • For the Side:
    • Guacamole
    • Salsa

Method of Preparation

  1. In a pan, heat olive oil over medium heat. Sauté onion and garlic until translucent.
  2. Add black beans, cumin, salt, and pepper. Cook for 5 minutes.
  3. Warm tortillas in a separate pan or in the microwave.
  4. Place a portion of the black bean mixture on each tortilla, top with cheese.
  5. Roll up the tortillas tightly, tucking in the ends.
  6. In a pan, lightly toast the burritos until golden.
  7. Serve with a side of guacamole and salsa.

Culinary Tips

  • For a crispy exterior, brush the burritos with a bit of oil before toasting.
  • Add some rice or grilled vegetables to the filling for extra heartiness.


Can I make these burritos vegan?

Yes, use vegan cheese and check that the tortillas are vegan-friendly.

How can I store leftover burritos?

Wrap them in foil and refrigerate for up to 3 days or freeze for up to a month.

Can I add meat to these burritos?

Certainly, cooked chicken or beef would be a great addition.

Let our Comfort Wrapped Up: Black Bean and Cheese Burritos bring a burst of flavor and warmth to your mealtime. Whether you're looking for a quick lunch or a cozy dinner, these burritos are sure to satisfy your cravings and wrap you in culinary comfort. Bon appétit! 🌯🧀