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Grilled Steak Burrito
“you have to try it"

It can be said that this is a Northern recipe because both the burritos as the grilled steak are typical recipes from Northern Mexico .

Although many people don’t know the grilled steak burrito, the reality is that it is a very similar burrito to the others because is also prepared with
beans. – and that’s not all because it also has as filling cheese, tomato, onion, lettuce and avocado. All these ingredients are wrapped in a tortilla and they make the burrito big and full of flavor.

*Many people think that the burritos are very popular in Mexico... the truth is that it is very difficult to find a place where a “good burrito" can be enjoyed. The good thing is that with this recipe you can prepare some delicious burritos, that your relatives and friend will love.

The burritos are so big that are always served as main course and they can be accompanied with
red rice or mixed salad and a corn guacamole.

About the Recipe

  • To prepare the burritos there are many steps to follow but they are easy to do. Just pay lots of attention at the moment of rolling them since they have their trick.
  • The flour tortillas that are used in the burritos must be extra large, of approximately 10 - 12’’ in diameter.
  • These burritos are prepared with refried beans, which you could buy them canned but its flavor is not that good... instead prepare them with us.
  • In this recipe a cheese that melts will be needed, we recommend the asadero cheese as it is perfect for the burritos.
  • The total preparation time is of .
  • The recipe is for 6 burritos.


  • 14.1 oz of Beef Fillets
  • 1 cup of Refried Beans (7 oz)
  • 1/2 cup of Grated Cheese that melts (3.5 oz)
  • 6 Extra-Large Flour Tortillas (12.6 oz)
  • 2 Avocados (15.8 oz)
  • 2 Tomatoes (14.1 oz)
  • 1/4 of a Lettuce (3.5 oz)
  • 1/2 Onion (2.4 oz)
  • 2 tablespoons of Olive Oil
  • Pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon of Salt

  • Cookware

  • 1 Microwave
  • 1 Frying Pan
  • 1 Griddle
  • 1 Chopping Board
  • 1 Turner
  • 1 Knife
  • 1 Spoon

  • Directions

    Chop Ingredients

    1. Cut 1/4 of a lettuce into strips, then set aside.
    2. Dice 1/2 onion and 2 tomatoes; then reserve.

    Fry the Beef

    1. Clean 14.1 oz of beef fillets.
    2. Dice all the beef fillets that were cleaned.
    3. Sprinkle over the beef dices that were cut pepper to taste and 1/2 tablespoon of salt; then set aside.
    4. Heat in a frying pan over medium-high heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil.
    5. Incorporate in the frying pan the beef dices with the ones you worked and fry them for about 4 minutes, until they are well cooked; stir regularly. Then set aside.

    Make the Burritos

    1. Cut 2 avocados into strips, then reserve.

    The avocado is cut at the end because it oxidizes rapidly.

    1. Heat in the microwave 1 cup of refried beans for approximately 1½ minutes, until they are well heated; then reserve.
    2. Heat on a griddle over medium heat 1 extra-large flour tortilla for about 30 seconds per each side, until it is well heated.
    3. Remove the tortilla from the griddle and smear on the tortilla’s center, with a spoon, some of the refried beans that were heated. Also put on the tortilla the following ingredients in the same order as given:
    • Some Grated Cheese that melts.
    • Some of the Grilled Steak dices that were cooked.
    • Some of the Onion dices that were cut.
    • Some dices of the Tomatoes that were cut.
    • Some strips of the Avocados that were chopped.
    • Some of the Lettuce strips that were chopped.
    • 1 pinch of Salt.

    The cheese is placed in-between the warm beans and the warm beef so the heat of these 2 ingredients will melt the cheese.

    1. Fold the tortilla ends inwards and then roll the grilled steak burrito as taco; then serve it.
    2. Repeat the same procedure with other 5 extra-large flour tortillas.

    Eat As Many Burritos
    As You Can

    Grilled Steak Burritos served over a basket and accompanied with salsa

    Tip: Your favorite salsa can also be put to these burritos.

    Variation: Would you like to prepare ground beef burritos ?

    Did you like the Steak Burrito?

    ☞ While you eat the Burrito you will need a Mexican Drink.
    ☞ You have to close this delicious meal with a
    Mexican Dessert.
    ☞ What do you want tomorrow for
    Breakfast ?
    ☞ See the
    Mexican Cookbooks.

    Additional Info

    These flour tortillas are perfect to make burritos. Its size is very large, they are soft, fresh, they have a good flavor and they don’t break at the moment of folding.

    To heat such large tortillas you will need the “Lodge 14 inch Griddle". The tortillas will fit perfectly well and it also has very good heat retention.

    Start cutting like the professionals with the “Set of Victorinox Knives". The Victorinox knives have a perfect balance, very good grip, they are very sharp and you can sharp them as many times as you want.

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