Saturday, October 22, 2011

Copycat Lipton Onion Soup Mix



I like to use Lipton Onion Soup Mix in a lot of my recipes, but most of the time I do not have in on hand. You can use this copycat recipe instead of running to the store. It is much like the Lipton Onion Soup Mix.

Ingredients needed:
4 teaspoons onion powder
1/3 cup beef bouillon powder
3/4 cup instant minced onion
1/4 teaspoon sugar
1/4 teaspoon crushed celery seeds
Directions:
In an airtight container mix all the ingredients.
A 1 ¼ ounce package of Lipton Soup Mix is a
bout 5 tablespoons of mix.
To make onion dip: Mix 16 ounce of sour cream and 5 tablespoons of onion soup mix. 

Friday, October 7, 2011

Chipotle's Mexican Grill Copycat Chicken Burrito Bowl Recipe


Do you love the Chicken Burrito Bowl at Chipotle's Mexican Grill? If so, now you can make this copycat recipe that tastes much like the one you get at the restaurant.

Ingredients needed:
4 chicken breasts, shredded
1-14 ounce can black beans
1 cup sour cream
1-11 ounce can diced tomatoes with chilies and cilantro
1-14 1/2 ounce can sweet corn
1 package guacamole seasoning mix
1 package taco seasoning mix
1-8 ounce box Goya Mexican rice or 1-8 ounce boxes jasmine rice
1 teaspoon fresh cilantro
1/4 teaspoon cumin
1/2 teaspoon adobo seasoning
Pinch paprika, salt and black pepper
1-2 avocados
Lettuce, shredded
1-2 cup of shredded Cheddar cheese or Monterey Jack cheese
Sour cream
Extra virgin olive oil

Directions:
Shred the chicken; add cumin, taco seasoning, salt, pepper, paprika, and Adobo seasoning, set aside.
Cook the rice according to the directions on the box.
Heat on medium-high heat a large frying pan; add two tablespoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Add chicken and cook together.
Peel avocados and make guacamole according to package directions. Refrigerate.
Open the cans of black beans, corn, diced tomatoes with chilies and cilantro and put in small bowls.
You can warm, the can of beans and corn if you like.
Once chicken and rice are done, you can start plating.
In a bowl or plate place lettuce, rice, chicken and then the toppings of your choice; guacamole, black beans, cheese, corn, diced tomatoes, sour cream or whatever you desire.
Notes: If you cannot find the 11 ounce can diced tomatoes with chilies and cilantro, just add the chilies and cilantro yourself.



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