The best burrito seasoning to spice up your recipes. In the seasoning series you can find the best seasonings for your Mexican and World recipes but one mix was missing. Today this super tasty burrito seasoning is in the spotlight. This mix deserves it. Want to learn how you can easily make burrito seasoning? Lets get started!
When seasoning your burrito meat you need some extra because burritos are actually a whole meal in a tortilla. The meats, vegetables and rice rolled into a tortilla. So to not let the main ingredients get lost in the tortilla you need a good seasoning mix. That is what we are making today.
Besides it being way cheaper to make your own spice mix there are not a lot of burrito spice mixes you can buy in the store. It is very easy to find a seasoning for:
You can also make all of these seasoning mixes yourself. But the burrito seasoning mix is not that widely available in grocery store. Fortunately we have the Tortilla Channel and you can find it here.
Burrito seasoning ingredients
To make this recipe go into your pantry and get out all of the spices that you have and mix up the following ingredients:
- Ground cumin
- Garlic powder
- Cayenne pepper
- Dried oregano
- Black pepper
How to make burrito seasoning
If you have looked at the other seasoning mixes on the Tortilla Channel you know that it is super easy to make your own spice mix. The main part is that you have the ingredients available and measure them according to the recipe.
This recipe calls for a little heat. You can use either Cayenne pepper or hot Chili powder. Be aware there is a difference Chili powder used in American recipes which is usually a spice mix in itself where as in Europe Chili powder is a one ingredient hot spice. So if you have the hot Chili powder in your pantry you can use it else use Cayenne pepper or chili flakes.
Put all of the measured spices in a bowl and stir it through. Stir at least a minute to make certain all of the ingredients are thoroughly combined. You want to prevent that one tablespoon is more spicy than the second tablespoon just because you did not stir it through.
Put the seasoning mix in glass jar and store in a dry dark place like a kitchen cabinet.
Use this seasoning in the following burrito recipes
Obviously you can use this seasoning mix in your burrito recipes. Here some examples of recipes to use this seasoning mix in.
- Beef burrito – Made with a big tortilla and super tasty beef meat burrito
- Tempeh meat – this vegan burrito is made with tempeh meat that you can season with this burrito seasoning.
- Vegan lentil chili stew burrito – Use this seasoning in this great chili lentil stew.
Have fun with this burrito seasoning mix recipe! Made a recipe tag @thetortillachannel on Instagram and PIN to Pinterest.
Easy burrito seasoning to spice up your recipes is so easy to make yourself all you need is a number of spices and a glass jar for storage.
- 2 tbsp ground cumin
- 1½ tbsp paprika
- 1 tsp garlic powder
- 1 tsp salt
- ½ tsp dried oregano
- ½ teaspoon black pepper
- ¼ tsp cayenne pepper
Take all the ingredients and put them in a bowl
Stir for at least a minute to thoroughly combine the ingredients
Store in a glass jar
Calories: 18; Fat: 0.9g; Carbs: 2.9g; Protein: 0.9g;