• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    A quick, under 30 minutes gourmet taco dinner that is made with a slightly spicy ground turkey that is topped with a homemade Chipotle Pico de gallo and easy to make Mexican Crema, plus avocado, cotija cheese which is served on slightly charred tortilla shell.

    Ingredients

    • Taco Seasoning:
    • 1 Tbsp. chili powder I Used Chipotle Chili Powder)
    • ¼ tsp. garlic powder
    • ¼ tsp. onion powder
    • ¼ tsp. crushed red pepper flakes
    • ¼ tsp. dried oregano
    • ½ tsp. paprika
    • 1½ tsp. ground cumin
    • 1 tsp. sea salt
    • 1 tsp. black pepper
    • Tacos:
    • 16 oz Foster Farms Organic Ground Turkey
    • ¼ cup water
    • 8 soft shell flour tortillas (I used 6")
    • Chipotle Pico de Gallo:
    • 1 cup tomatoes, diced small, seeded
    • 4 tsp. red onion, minced
    • ½ tsp. red wine vinegar
    • ½ canned chipotle pepper, minced
    • Salt, to taste
    • 1 tbsp. cilantro, cut into thin strips
    • Mexican Crema:
    • ½ cup light sour cream
    • ½ tsp. finely grated lime zest
    • 2 tsp. lime juice
    • 1 dash of salt
    • Toppings:
    • 1 cup iceberg lettuce, shredded small
    • 1 avocado, sliced
    • ½ cup Cojita Cheese
    • 1 jalapeno, sliced (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 461 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 18 g 27.14%
    • Saturated Fat: 7 g 36.94%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 68 mg 22.72%
    • Sodium: 3309 mg 137.86%
    • Calcium: 199 mg 19.89%
    • Potassium: 422 mg 12.05%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 13.33%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 66 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.69%
    • Sugar: 35 g
    • Protein: 18 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 24.01%
    • Vitamin C 15.28%
    • Vitamin D 2.51%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables10
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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