Dinner for $5: Crock-Pot Chicken Burrito Bowls That Are Better Than Takeout

crock-Pot Chicken Burrito BowlIf you'd love a delicious burrito bowl for dinner but could do without the cost of takeout, we've found a yummy solution. This Crock-Pot Chicken Burrito Bowl requires very little effort and won't blow your budget!

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Melissa at No. 2 Pencil created this dish that'll make you hungry just looking at it! Preparing rice in the slow cooker can be a challenge, so the crafty food blogger uses instant brown rice for a nicer texture. Since it's partially cooked, it only requires less time than uncooked rice and comes out perfectly. Plus, it keeps your cost low. 

 

crock-Pot Chicken Burrito Bowl 

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Melissa likes to garnish the burrito bowls with fresh tomatoes, green onions, sour cream, and avocados, or any combination of those tasty toppings.

"This also makes a delicious filling for burritos and freezes well. I’m going to double my next batch and use the extra to make freezer burritos," she says.

Visit No. 2 Pencil to view this Chicken Burrito Bowl recipe in its entirety. 

 

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