Kidspot Kitchen

Kidspot Kitchen

Seared Lamb and Tomato Burrito recipe

Everyone loves wraps and Burrito’s are just that! A Burrito is a soft flour tortilla wrapped around chicken or beef to make delicious and hearty Tortilla meal. Find more on Kidspot New Zealand.

Serving Size:

8 easy Burritos



  • Old El Paso™ Healthy Fiesta™ Kit
  • In this kit – 8 Extra Light Tortillas, Salt Reduced Mexican Seasoning, Mild Mexican Salsa
  • 400g lamb backstrap, trimmed of fat
  • 10 g (2 teaspoons) olive oil
  • 250g (1) punnet cherry tomatoes, quartered
  • 130g (1) Lebanese cucumber, finely chopped
  • 50g (1/2) red onion, finely chopped
  • 80g (1 cup) fresh herbs, chopped
  • 10ml (2 teaspoons) lime juice
  • 7.5g (1 teaspoon) honey
  • 120g (1/2) baby cos lettuce


  • Preheat oven to 180° C. Toss lamb and Burrito Seasoning in a plastic bag to coat. Heat oil in a non-stick frying pan. Brown lamb for 3 minutes each side or until cooked. Place lamb onto a baking tray and cover with foil. Cook in the oven for 10 minutes, for medium or until cooked to your liking. Rest lamb for 10 minutes. Slice thinly. 
  • Warm to separate tortillas. Open tortilla pouch, discard freshness sachet. Microwave tortillas in pouch on HIGH/1100 watts/100% power for 35 seconds* or remove from pouch, wrap in foil & heat in oven at 180°C for 10 minutes.
  • Combine tomatoes, cucumber, onion, herbs, lime juice and honey and place in a serving bowl. Place tortillas onto a platter with lettuce, tomato mixture, lamb and Mexican Salsa. Let everyone fill and wrap just the way they like it. Add the fresh herbs your family loves or try a combination of – parsley, mint and coriander.

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