10 Delicious Mexican Dishes


7) Sweet Potato Burrito                                   (7 of 10)


7) Sweet Potato Burrito                                   (7 of 10)



Burritos are typically stuffed with hamburger or chicken, but sweet potatoes and black beans are just as filling.


  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • ½ of a red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 tablespoon of jalapeno, finely diced
  • 1 small sweet potato, cubed
  • 1 can of black beans, drained
  • 3 ounces of cream cheese
  • Tortillas, any variety
  • 2 tablespoons of fresh cilantro
  • Cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • Salt, to taste


Heat sweet potatoes until tender. You can bake, pan fry, or microwave them.

Heat onion, garlic, and peppers in a skillet coated with olive oil. Add black beans and sweet potato, and cook for approximately 5 minutes.

Add cream cheese and salt. Stir well, and spoon onto tortillas.

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