Easy and tasty vegan burritos recipe

Easy and tasty vegan burritos recipe

If you want to travel to the Caribbean without leaving your house, you will love this recipe delicious and easy vegan burritos inspired by a very typical meat dish from Jamaica and other Caribbean countries called jerk.

Jerk is a cooking technique that consists of marinating the meat, vegetables or tofu in a mixture of spices. However, this recipe from meatless burritos It is totally vegan, that is, it does not contain any ingredient of animal origin. It is made from jack fruit (jackfruit, jackfruit, panapén, etc …), a fruit native to Indonesia that is used to substitute meat thanks to its texture identical to that of shredded meat. The unripened green fruit is used and can be found both fresh and canned.

Estps vegan mexican burritos Caribbean-style with shredded vegetable meat combine the typical Caribbean aromas and flavors with traditional Mexican ingredients for burritos such as the Jamaican spicy marinade for jack fruit, black beans or sweet beans prepared with orange juice, salsa de peanut, mango, etc.

If you do not know how to make vegan burritos with beans take a look at this step by step that I share with RecetasGratis and learn how to make vegan burritos in a very practical and spectacularly tasty way.

4 diners 45m Starter Medium difficulty Additional features: Medium cost, Recommended for vegans, Slightly spicy Ingredients:

  • For the Jamaican beef:
  • 1 can of Jack fruit or jackfruit
  • 1 tablespoon of oil
  • 1 teaspoonful of garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground thyme
  • 1 teaspoon of sweet paprika
  • 1 pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 1 pinch of black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons of lemon juice
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • ½ tablespoon of brown sugar
  • 1½ cups of water (360 milliliters)
  • For Caribbean beans or black beans:
  • 1 cup cooked black beans
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 onion
  • 1 tablespoon of oil
  • 2 tablespoons of lemon juice
  • ½ tablespoon of brown sugar
  • ¼ cup orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon ground thyme
  • ½ teaspoon grated fresh ginger
  • To serve vegan burritos:
  • 1 ripe mango
  • 1 cup of canons
  • 4 wheat tortillas
  • ½ cucumber
  • ½ cup of peanut sauce (recipe on my profile)
  • ½ bunch of coriander

Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1

Drain the jack fruit and wash it in a drainer under running water to remove the flavor of the brine from the can.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 1 two

Eliminate all possible liquid squeezing with your hands and drying the pieces of fruit with kitchen paper.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 2 3

Cut the fruit Jack in strips so that it looks like shredded meat.

You can also make this other vegan meatloaf recipe step by step with different ingredients to fill the vegan Mexican burritos.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 3 4

In a bowl mix all the spices: garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, thyme, black pepper and cayenne pepper, cinnamon, and nutmeg.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 4 5

Heat a frying pan with oil and add the Jack fruit and the spices of the Jamaican jerk. Cook 2-3 minutes stirring occasionally until the spices begin to release the aroma.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 5 6

Add the lemon juice, sugar and water. Cook the filling of the vegetable meat burritos 20-25 minutes until the water evaporates, stirring occasionally. When the shredded meat is ready, reserve it.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 6 7

For cook black beans or beans Heat a pot with oil and sauté the chopped onion and garlic until the onion begins to turn transparent. Add the cooked black beans, the lemon and orange juice, the ginger and the thyme. Cook for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.


For ride the burritos meatless spread the tortillas with the homemade peanut sauce and place the lamb's lettuce, the cucumber cut into slices and the mango cut into cubes.

If you prefer, you can prepare the recipe for homemade wheat flour tortillas yourself.

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 8 9

Top several tablespoons of beans or black beans on top and close the tortilla. We serve the vegan burritos with beans and fresh coriander served with the peanut sauce.

In my Vegspiration blog you will find many more typical vegan recipes from many other countries in the world. Check it out!

Tasty and Easy Vegan Burritos Recipe - Step 9

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