This taco chain is putting Flamin’ Hot Cheetos inside a fiery burrito

If you’re a Flamin’ Hot Cheetos fan, chances are you’ve stuffed your share of the bright-red snacks into a burrito, but the Taco John’s chain has decided to do the work for you. 

The restaurant has joined forces with PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay to create a Flamin’ Hot Cheetos burrito for a limited time. It’s a tortilla stuffed with the fiery Cheetos, chorizo, jalapeño slices, nacho cheese and chile de arbol salsa. 

“Flamin’ Hot® Cheetos® are extremely popular, and they offer a great, distinctive flavor,” said Bob Karisny, vice president for menu strategy and innovation at Taco John’s in a statement. “We decided the snack would be the perfect accent to our new spicy burrito." 

This burrito isn’t the first Flamin’ Hot item to appear on a fast-food menu. Taco Bell previously released a burrito stuffed with Flamin’ Hot Fritos.  


If you’re a Los Angeles resident looking to get your hands on the new burrito, the closest Taco John’s locations are currently in Reno and at the Davis–Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona. Or you can always just rip open a bag, and continue stuffing your burritos, tacos and quesadillas yourself. 

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