Chorizo Breakfast Burrito Recipe

Spice up your breakfast routine with our chorizo breakfast burrito recipe. Loaded with Mexican chorizo sausage, hashbrown patties, shredded cheese, avocado, and Cholula® Original Hot Sauce, this chorizo breakfast burrito is the perfect hearty meal to start the day.
10 min
15 min

Servings: 4


  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 4 frozen hash brown patties
  • 1/2 pound (8 ounces) fresh Mexican chorizo sausage
  • 1/3 cup Cholula® Original Hot Sauce
  • 4 burrito size (10-inch) flour tortillas, warmed
  • 4 eggs, scrambled, cooked to desired doneness
  • 1 medium avocado, peeled, pitted and thinly sliced
  • 4 tablespoons shredded Mexican cheese
  • 4 teaspoons finely chopped red onion


  • 1 Heat oil in large skillet on medium heat until shimmering. Add hash brown patties. Cook about 4 - 5 minutes per side or until lightly browned and crispy. Remove from skillet; set aside.
  • 2 Add chorizo to skillet. Cook and crumble just until browned, about 3 - 5 minutes. Increase heat to medium-high. Return hash browns to skillet, crumbling into bite-size chunks. Drizzle with Original Hot Sauce. Cook, stirring gently until mixture is well blended, about 1 minute.
  • 3 To assemble burritos, divide chorizo mixture into 4 portions. Spread chorizo mixture horizontally across the bottom third of a warm tortilla, leaving room on bottom and sides to fold. Top chorizo with 1/4 of the scrambled eggs and sliced avocado, 1 tablespoon of the cheese and 1 teaspoon of the red onion.
  • 4 To roll burrito, turn tortilla so that filling side is closest to you. Grasp tortilla at 8 o’clock and 4 o’clock position and fold in to cover ends of filling, forming a ‘v’ at the bottom of the tortilla. Then, fold up bottom of tortilla over topping and tuck underneath to secure. Fold in sides of tortilla (9 o’clock and 3 o’clock positions) to form a pleat, then continue to roll from the bottom up, tucking in sides as you go.
  • 5 Place burrito seam down in skillet on medium heat. Cook about 30 seconds to seal. Serve with additional Original Hot Sauce.

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