Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 yellow onions (medium, finely diced)
  • 1 red bell pepper (finely diced)
  • 1 green bell pepper (finely diced)
  • 4 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 2 pounds ground chicken (not extra-lean all breast meat)
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 2 teaspoons ancho chili powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 3/4 teaspoons salt
  • 8 ounces tomato sauce (1 cup)
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 12 taco shells (hard)
  • 2 cups shredded lettuce (or purple cabbage, optional for topping)
  • 2 cups shredded mexican cheese blend (optional for topping)
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NutritionView more

280Calories
Sodium23%DV550mg
Fat25%DV16g
Protein29%DV15g
Carbs7%DV20g
Fiber12%DV3g

PER SERVING *

Calories280Calories from Fat140
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat16g25%
Saturated Fat3.5g18%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol65mg22%
Sodium550mg23%
Potassium610mg17%
Protein15g29%
Calories from Fat140
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate20g7%
Dietary Fiber3g12%
Sugars3g6%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Reviews(10)

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Lulu 4 Jun
It was okay, nothing big. I expected something amazing but it’s just eh, whatever.
These are the most delicious tacos ever! With all the different taste buds flying around my house, a recipe that EVERYONE likes is def a keeper. And it's so easy AND quick to make. My kids can't wait till Taco Night.
turned out great! simple, easy, and tasted better than expected!
Shawne 5 May
Loved this recipe- my family devoured them!
Ruth O. 19 Apr
it turn out great. Instead of ground chicken, i use ground turkey. i also blended my vegetables instead of grating them. and i added some taco seasoning to the ground turkey. Came out great
Julia Stoen 24 Nov 2017
it was pretty good . i might use more liquids next time.
Eileen 12 Jul 2017
It was good. I used salsa instead of tomato sauce .
James H. 9 Jun 2017
We loved it, easy and flavorful. Worked for everyone.
Hegazy 9 Mar 2017
good recipe!! it's the first time to try such a Mexican food and really i loved it and hope to try mush more of good ones all over the world
Lorna S. 23 Feb 2016
Great! I make this over and over again! No modifications made Favors were great served with avocado also