refried bean burrito recipe shown cut in half on a black plate with salsa and sour cream

Refried Bean Burrito Recipe

  • Author: Jodi Danen, RDN | Create Kids Club
  • Prep Time: 10
  • Cook Time: 5
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 5 1x
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Bake
  • Cuisine: Mexican


The easiest Refried Bean Burrito Recipe makes for delicious Vegetarian Camping food.  This Bean Cheese Burrito can be made ahead of time for a grab and go meal or cooked over the campfire.


  • 15.5 oz. can refried beans
  • 1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 5 flour tortillas


  1. Evenly distribute refried beans on tortillas.
  2. Top with shredded cheese.
  3. Roll sides of tortilla into the center and roll up tightly.

To Bake In Oven:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Heat refried bean burritos for 5-10 minutes or until heated through.

To Cook Over Campfire

  1. Wrap bean burritos in heavy duty tin foil and place on grill top over embers
  2. Heat for 3-7 minutes or until heated through.

To Make Ahead

  1. Wrap burritos in tinfoil and place into a freezer ziplock bag.  Freeze.
  2. Reheat over the campfire or in the oven.
  3. If wanting to reheat in the microwave, wrap burritos in parchment paper.


Additional Toppings: olives, diced tomatoes, cilantro, lime wedges, jalapenos