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Make-Ahead Breakfast Burritos

Burritos for breakfast? Why not! These zesty little handfuls will wake up your taste buds and start your day with a smile. And you can make and freeze them ahead, then just pop them into the microwave for a quick meal. —Linda Wells, St. Mary's, Georgia
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
  • Makes
    12 burritos

Ingredients

  • 1 pound bulk pork sausage
  • 1-1/2 cups frozen cubed hash brown potatoes
  • 1/4 cup diced onion
  • 1/4 cup diced green or red pepper
  • 4 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 12 flour tortillas (8 inches), warmed
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Optional: Picante sauce and sour cream

Directions

  • In a large skillet, cook sausage over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Add the potatoes, onion and pepper; cook and stir for 6-8 minutes or until tender. Add eggs; cook and stir until set.
  • Spoon filling off center on each tortilla. Sprinkle with cheese. Fold sides and ends over filling and roll up. Serve with picante sauce and sour cream if desired.
  • To freeze and reheat burritos: Wrap each burrito in waxed paper and foil. Freeze for up to 1 month. To use, remove foil and waxed paper. Place 1 burrito on a microwave-safe plate. Microwave on high for 2 to 2-1/4 minutes or until a thermometer reads 165°, turning burrito over once. Let stand for 20 seconds.
Nutrition Facts
1 burrito: 303 calories, 15g fat (5g saturated fat), 87mg cholesterol, 521mg sodium, 30g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 2g fiber), 12g protein.

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