Quorn Mince, Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chipotle Burrito

Spice up dinnertime with this fresh and tasty Mexican influenced recipe. Filled with Quorn Mince, sweet potato and black beans, this burrito is a delicious dish which is packed with flavour. You can easily turn up the heat by adding extra chipotle too!

Serves 4

65 mins

A Challenge

845 cals
(Per serving)

28.4 g of fat

Made with Quorn Mince

High in protein
Gluten free
Low in saturated fat
No soy


For the Sweet Potato:
  • 1 sweet potato, peeled and cut into 1 inch cubes
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp chipotle flakes
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
For the Chili:
  • 350g pack of Fresh Quorn Mince
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 white onion, finely diced
  • 4 cloves of garlic, crushed
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp ground coriander
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 2 tsp chipotle chilli paste
  • 400g chopped tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree
  • 400g tinned black beans, drained
  • Salt and pepper to taste
For the Salsa:
  • 200g cherry tomatoes
  • ¼ red onion, finely diced
  • ½ big red chilli, de-seeded and finely diced
  • 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
To serve:
  • 4 large wholemeal tortilla wraps
  • 200g long grain rice, cooked
  • Fresh coriander, chopped
  • Iceberg lettuce
  • Sliced avocado
  • Grated cheese
  • Sour Cream


  1. Preheat your oven to 180 C / 160 Fan / Gas 4. Place the sweet potato cubes on an oven tray and cover with the olive oil, smoked paprika and chipotle flakes. Place in the centre of the oven to cook for 20 minutes. Meanwhile, start making the chilli.
  2. Place a deep frying pan on a low-medium heat and add the oil. Once hot, add the onions and fry for 2-3 minutes. Add the garlic with the cumin, coriander, smoked paprika and chipotle and cook for a further 2 minutes. Add the chopped tomatoes, tomato puree and Quorn mince. Cook for 10 minutes. Meanwhile, remove the sweet potato from the oven. Add the black beans and roasted sweet potato to the chilli, then cook for a further 5 minutes before removing from the heat.
  3. To make the salsa, combine all ingredients together in a bowl and set aside.
  4. To make the burritos, take four large wholemeal tortilla wraps and heat them gently under a grill or in a dry frying pan. Once heated, lay them flat and divide the rice, coriander, chilli, salsa, lettuce, avocado, grated cheese and sour cream between them. To fold the burrito, pull one side over the centre of the burrito and firmly tuck your fingers to contain the filling into a roll. Tuck each side into the centre of the burrito and then roll the burrito until it is firmly wrapped and sit it on the seam. Cut in half to serve.
  5. Recipe serves 4, with 1 burrito per serving.

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I’m newly vegan and at first I was convinced fake meat would taste awful but I was wrong, so wrong. These burritos are the best burritos I’ve ever had in my life.

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