Southwest Beef Wraps

  • Total Recipe Time: LOW 6 to 8 hours
  • Makes 8 servings

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Cut beef roast into 4 even pieces. Place onion and garlic in 4-1/2 to 5-1/2-quart slow cooker; top with beef. Add water, salt and pepper. Cover and cook on LOW 6 to 8 hours or until beef is fork-tender. (No stirring is necessary during cooking.)
  2. Remove beef; cool slightly. Strain cooking liquid; skim fat. Shred beef with 2 forks. Place beef in 2-quart microwave-safe dish; add 1/2 cup cooking liquid.
  3. Combine relish ingredients in medium bowl; stir in 1/4 cup salsa.
  4. Add remaining salsa to beef; mix well. Cover and microwave on HIGH 8 to 10 minutes or until heated through, stirring once.
  5. Top each tortilla with 3/4 cup beef mixture, leaving 1-1/2-inch border around edge. Top beef with about 1/4 cup relish. Fold right and left sides of tortillas over filling; fold bottom edge over and roll up. Garnish with cilantro, if desired.

INGREDIENTS

  1. 1 beef Shoulder Roast Boneless or Bottom Round Rump Roast (3 to 3-1/2 pounds). Get our tender Beef Shoulder Roast here, or if you prefer, find our Bottom Round Rump Roast here.
  2. 1 medium onion, cut into quarters
  3. 3 cloves garlic, peeled
  4. 3/4 cup water
  5. 1 teaspoon salt
  6. 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  7. 2 jars (16 ounces each) prepared chunky salsa with cilantro
  8. 8 flour tortillas (10-inch diameter), warmed
  9. Fresh cilantro (optional)

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

Nutrition information per serving, using beef chuck shoulder pot roast, 1/8 of recipe:444 calories; 12 g fat (3 g saturated fat; 6 g monounsaturated fat); 68 mg cholesterol; 1623 mg sodium; 51 g carbohydrate; 5.8 g fiber; 32 g protein; 6.3 mg niacin; 0.4 mg vitamin B6; 2.9 mcg vitamin B12; 5.6 mg iron; 44.6 mcg selenium; 6.7 mg zinc; 7.3 mg choline. This recipe is an excellent source of fiber, protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium and zinc. Nutrition information per serving, using beef chuck shoulder pot roast, 1/10 of recipe: 355 calories; 10 g fat (3 g saturated fat; 5 g monounsaturated fat); 54 mg cholesterol; 1298 mg sodium; 41 g carbohydrate; 4.6 g fiber; 26 g protein; 5.0 mg niacin; 0.3 mg vitamin B6; 2.3 mcg vitamin B12; 4.5 mg iron; 35.7 mcg selenium; 5.4 mg zinc; 5.8 mg choline. This recipe is an excellent source of protein, niacin, vitamin B12, iron, selenium and zinc; and a good source of fiber and vitamin B6Nutrition information per serving, using beef bottom round rump roast, 1/8 of recipe:415 calories; 15 g fat (5 g saturated fat; 7 g monounsaturated fat); 105 mg cholesterol; 1602 mg sodium; 51 g carbohydrate; 5.8 g fiber; 43 g protein; 9.2 mg niacin; 0.6 mg vitamin B6; 2.0 mcg vitamin B12; 5.6 mg iron; 52.2 mcg selenium; 6.5 mg zinc; 143.2 mg choline. This recipe is an excellent source of fiber, protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium, zinc and choline. Nutrition information per serving,using beef bottom round rump roast, 1/10 of recipe:413 calories; 12 g fat (4 g saturated fat; 5 g monounsaturated fat); 84 mg cholesterol; 1281 mg sodium; 41 g carbohydrate; 4.6 g fiber; 34 g protein; 7.4 mg niacin; 0.5 mg vitamin B6; 1.6 mcg vitamin B12; 4.4 mg iron; 41.8 mcg selenium; 5.2 mg zinc; 114.5 mg choline. This recipe is an excellent source of protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium, zinc and choline; and a good source of fiber. 

Recipe/photo/information courtesy of The Beef Checkoff www.BeefItsWhatsForDinner.com

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