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Spicy Chicken and Mince Tacos

 

Ingredients

  • 20 cornmeal or flour tortillas
  • Sour cream, extra lime and chilli to serve

Chilli Mince

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 brown onions, sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 500g beef mince
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon dried chilli flakes
  • ½ teaspoon hot paprika
  • ½ cup oregano leaves
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice

Spicy Char-Grilled Chicken

  • 4 large chicken thigh fillets
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • ½ teaspoon chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Vegetable oil

Guacamole

  • 6 avocados
  • ½ small red onion
  • 1 small tomato
  • ¼ bunch coriander
  • Lime juice
  • Salt

Salsa Cruda

  • 500g tomato medley mix
  • 1 spring onion
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • 1 green or red chilli
  • Sea salt

Method

Chilli Mince

  1. Chop the tomatoes, onion, garlic and chilli.
  2. Add to a bowl with the rest of the ingredients and mix together
  3. Heat the oil in a frying pan, add the onion and garlic for a few minutes until soft
  4. Add the mince and cook until browned
  5. Add the cumin, chilli flake, paprika, oregano and lime juice and mix well to combine

Spicy Char-Grilled Chicken

  1. Put the chicken, onion powder, chilli powder, oregano and paprika in a bowl and toss to coat
  2. Preheat a char-grill pan over high heat
  3. Toss oil throughout the chicken to coat and cook for 5 minutes each side until cooked through, then slice the chicken

Guacamole

  1. Scoop the avocados out in to a large bowl
  2. Dice the onion and tomatoes and add to bowl
  3. Chop the coriander and add to the bowl
  4. Use a fork to mash the avocados and mix the ingredients together
  5. Season with fresh lime juice and salt

Salsa Cruda

  1. Chop the tomatoes, onion, garlic and chilli.
  2. Add to a bowl with the rest of the ingredients and mix together

 

Heat the tortillas and put everything together!

 

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