Despite the name, the Caesar salad is not Roman or Greek, it’s origin is actually Mexico. Invented by Caesar Cardini, it’s named after his restaurant “Caesar’s” on Avenida Revolución in Tijuana, Mexico.
What I’m going to do is tip my hat to Mexico by using this staple of Mexican cuisine, and wrap it up like a burrito. Bingo! Below are the simple five step instructions on how to do that, followed by ingredients, nutrition facts, and directions. Or, you could just watch the video above!
Okay so without further ado, everything else you need to know is below!
Ingredients: Makes 1 Wrap
- 1 Mission Brand Sun-Dried Tomato Tortilla Wrap.
- 4 Ounces Grilled Chicken Breast.
- 1 Cup Chopped Romaine Lettuce.
- 2 Tablespoons Ken’s Creamy Caesar Dressing.
- 1 Tablespoon Shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano Cheese.
- 1-2 Croutons, Crushed.
- 1/4 teaspoon Freshly Ground Sea Salt.
- 1/4 teaspoon Freshly Ground Peppercorn.
- 1/4 teaspoon Dried Oregano.
- Avocado Oil Spray to coat Chicken Breast.
Nutrition Facts: Per 1 Wrap
- Calories: 530
- Total Fat: 28g
- – Saturated: 5g
- – Trans: 0g
- – Poly: 0g
- – Mono: 1g
- Cholesterol: 65mg
- Sodium: 1,150mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 45g
- Dietary Fiber: 4g
- Sugar: 5g
- Protein: 30g
- Vitamin D: 0%
- Calcium: 15%
- Iron: 10%
- Potassium: 280mg
- Vitamin A: 2%
- Vitamin C: 2%
- Bring a cast iron skillet to medium heat and add in a 4 ounce piece of chicken seasoned on both sides with freshly ground sea salt, freshly ground peppercorn, dried oregano, and a spray of avocado oil. Let cook for about 5-6 minutes on each side until internal temperature reaches at least 165°F.
- While chicken is cooking, chop Romaine lettuce into a 1 cup portion and add it to a mixing bowl with a solid pinch (1-2 ounces) of shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano or shaved Asiago, 2-3 crushed croutons, and 1-2 ounces of Caesar Dressing.
- Once chicken is cooked, chop into cubes and add to mixing bowl with Caesar salad ingredients and mix together until ingredients are fully combined.
- Add chicken Caesar ingredients to a large tortilla and wrap it up using the technique in the video or as described in the description above.
- Seal the seam shut if necessary, otherwise cut in half and enjoy!