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MEXICAN STEAK TACOS WITH SIMPLE GUACAMOLE

MEXICAN STEAK TACOS WITH SIMPLE GUACAMOLE

tacojunk June 13, 2015 Comments Off on MEXICAN STEAK TACOS WITH SIMPLE GUACAMOLE

INGREDIENTS Steak 1-1/4 lb. top sirloin or flank steaks 1 teaspoon chili powder ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon pepper ½ cup chopped fresh cilantro 1 lime, cut into wedges ¼ cup chopped onions (optional)

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Pork Tenderloin Tacos with Pico de Gallo

Pork Tenderloin Tacos with Pico de Gallo

tacojunk March 24, 2015 Comments Off on Pork Tenderloin Tacos with Pico de Gallo

Ingredients Pork Tenderloin Tacos 2 (1 pound) pork tenderloins, fat trimmed and silverskin removed 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon cumin 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2

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THAI SALMON TACOS

THAI SALMON TACOS

tacojunk February 24, 2015 Comments Off on THAI SALMON TACOS

INGREDIENTS 1 to 1½ pounds salmon (or 4 medium/6-ounce salmon fillets) 1 cup sweet Thai chili sauce (you can find this in the Asian section at most grocery stores) ⅓ cup soy sauce 3

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Taco Lasagna

Taco Lasagna

tacojunk February 19, 2015 Comments Off on Taco Lasagna

Ingredients 12 oven ready lasagna noodles (see note) 1 pound lean ground beef 1 (1-oz.) package Old El Paso taco seasoning 1 egg 1 (15-oz.) carton ricotta cheese 4 cups (1 lb.) shredded cheddar

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Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Spicy Melon Salsa

Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Spicy Melon Salsa

tacojunk February 17, 2015 Comments Off on Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Spicy Melon Salsa

Ingredients: 1 pound raw peeled + deveined shrimp (I like the large grill shrimp) 2 tablespoons minced onion 2 teaspoons dried thyme 2 teaspoons ground allspice 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoons black pepper

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MONTERREY CHICKEN TACOS

MONTERREY CHICKEN TACOS

tacojunk February 4, 2015 Comments Off on MONTERREY CHICKEN TACOS

INGREDIENTS 4 chicken breasts, diced 8 oz sour cream 1 cup salsa 10-15 corn tortillas 3 tbsp taco seasoning INSTRUCTIONS Cook chicken with salsa and taco seasoning For crispy tacos heat some oil (1

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Black Bean and Quinoa Tacos

Black Bean and Quinoa Tacos

tacojunk January 30, 2015 Comments Off on Black Bean and Quinoa Tacos

Ingredients: 1½ cups cooked quinoa 1 medium sweet potato 1 Tbsp olive or avocado oil 1 medium yellow onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, finely minced 1 cup water 1 (14.5) oz can diced tomatoes

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Tequila-Lime Chicken Tacos with Charred Limes

Tequila-Lime Chicken Tacos with Charred Limes

tacojunk January 12, 2015 Comments Off on Tequila-Lime Chicken Tacos with Charred Limes

INGREDIENTS For the marinade Minced zest and juice of 2 medium to large lemons 1/4 cup tequila 1 tablespoon Triple Sec or other orange flavored liqueur 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 2 teaspoons ground dried

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San Diego Lobster Street Tacos

San Diego Lobster Street Tacos

tacojunk January 1, 2015 Comments Off on San Diego Lobster Street Tacos

Ingredients: For the lobster filling 3/4 lb lobster meat (from the seafood counter. You can also use whole steamed lobster, but takes a bit longer to prepare) 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 cloves minced

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Pomegranate Pork Tacos with Cutie Jalapeño Salsa and Quick Pickled Red Onions

Pomegranate Pork Tacos with Cutie Jalapeño Salsa and Quick Pickled Red Onions

tacojunk December 29, 2014 Comments Off on Pomegranate Pork Tacos with Cutie Jalapeño Salsa and Quick Pickled Red Onions

Ingredients: Pork: 3½ pounds pork loin or pork butt 3 tablespoons canola oil 1 cup beef stock, divided ½ cup pomegranate juice ½ onion 2 garlic cloves 1 teaspoon worcestershire sauce Cutie Salsa: 2

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