Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

This is a quick and easy food good while watching football.


  1. Brown ground beef, onion, salt, pepper, and picante sauce in a pan.
  2. Drain.
  3. Divide meat onto 6 burrito tortillas.
  4. Top with 1/4 cup of cheese.
  5. Fold up chimichanga style.
  6. Deep fry till golden.
Most Helpful

What a great recipe, Thank You!! All of my girls loved this, made it exactly as written and as one other poster said, added sour cream & salsa on the side. Will be making these often!!!!! Thanks again!!

momofsixgirls April 21, 2008

Here in Texas, we call fried burritos chimichangas. Yummy!

Angie D. September 29, 2005

This is my sister in law's "secret" family recipe for burritos. My favorite way to have them is with sour cream and jalapenos on the side. Thanks so much for sharing!!!

Loves2Teach June 08, 2005