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21 Taco Recipes That Top the Taco Truck's

Got tacos? You do now. Let's just say, your Taco Tuesday’s covered...for the next 5 months. We have top-rated beef and pork tacos, vegetarian tacos, fish and seafood tacos; breakfast tacos, and more.

Beef and Pork Tacos

1. Carne Asada Tacos

Strips of beef are marinated in lime and pepper, then quickly sautéed, and served in soft corn tortillas with tomatillo sauce.

Carne Asada Tacos

Photo by OkinawanPrincess

2. Spicy Shredded Beef

Browned, cubed beef is simmered with diced tomatoes, cumin, and garlic, then shredded.

3. Dee's Roast Pork for Tacos

Pork shoulder roasts slowly with diced green chilies and seasonings until the meat just falls apart.

Dee's Roast Pork for Tacos

Photo by bd.weld

4. Restaurant-Style Taco Meat Seasoning

A classic restaurant-style beef taco recipe with seasoned ground beef.

5. Tacos in Pasta Shells

Jumbo pasta shells are stuffed with seasoned ground beef and cream cheese and baked with taco sauce.


6. Oaxacan Tacos

Traditional Oaxacan tacos. Grill or broil the steak and serve with jalapeños, onion, cilantro, and fresh lime.

7. Taqueria-Style Tacos

Authentic taqueria-style carne asada tacos. Serve on soft corn tortillas with onion relish and salsa.

aqueria Style Tacos - Carne Asada

Photo by cheeh

8. Authentic Mexican Breakfast Tacos

Crumbled chorizo sausage with scrambled eggs, Jack cheese, and hot sauce.

Authentic Mexican Breakfast Tacos

Photo by Caroline C

Beef and Bean Tacos

9. Double Decker Tacos

These tacos are twice as nice! Spread refried beans on a soft flour tortilla and wrap it around a crisp taco shell filled with seasoned beef and all the fixings.


10. Taco Mix with Black Beans

A super-simple mixture of beef, black beans, salsa, and taco seasoning. Dinner's ready in about 15 minutes.

11. Mexican Taco Pizza

When Taco Tuesday collides with Pizza Night, crazy deliciousness ensues.

Mexican Pizza I

Photo by CookinBug

Seafood Tacos

12. Fish Tacos

Beer battered cod, served in corn tortillas with shredded cabbage and a zesty white sauce.

Fish Tacos

Photo by Meredith

13. Fiery Fish Tacos with Crunchy Corn Salsa

Spicy grilled fish cooled down with a fresh crunchy, fresh corn salsa.

14. Chipotle Shrimp Tacos

Fill warm corn tortillas with spicy chipotle shrimp and garnish with cilantro, onion, and a squeeze of lime.

Chipotle Shrimp Tacos

Photo by Soup Loving Nicole

15. Grilled Fish Tacos with Chipotle-Lime Dressing

Flavorful fish tacos are grilled instead of fried. Try them with salsa fresca, cabbage, a squeeze of lime juice, and chopped cilantro.

Chicken and Turkey Tacos

16. Turkey and Yam Spicy Tacos

Sweet-hot tacos with low-fat turkey and a surprising yam twist.

Turkey and Yam Spicy Tacos

Photo by LindaT

17. Lime Chicken Soft Tacos

Cubed chicken breast is gently seasoned with vinegar, lime juice, sugar, green onion, and oregano.

18. Steve's Roasted Chicken Soft Tacos

Seasoned rotisserie chicken, pico de gallo, and cheese. Quick and easy, perfect for weeknights.

Steve's Roasted Chicken Soft Tacos

Photo by Baking Nana

Vegetarian Tacos

19. Black Bean Soft Tacos

These tangy black bean and salsa verde tacos are ready in about 25 minutes.

Black Bean Tacos

Photo by Diana71

20. Tofu Tacos I

Tofu is seasoned with chili powder, cumin, cayenne, lime juice and tomato sauce, and fried until crispy.

21. Tasty Lentil Tacos

Healthy meets delicious with these seasoned lentil tacos. Top 'em as you like.

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