Chicken Tacos Recipe | Yummly
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  • 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

    Sodium33% DV800mg
    Fat34% DV22g
    Protein39% DV20g
    Carbs7% DV21g
    Fiber12% DV3g
    Calories360Calories from Fat200
    Total Fat22g34%
    Saturated Fat8g40%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat200
    Total Carbohydrate21g7%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C40%

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


    Pooler 7 months ago
    Awesome I used Turkey but it was great
    Donna M. 9 months ago
    Fantastic!!! Didn’t change a thing
    Tanner W. a year ago
    Very good. We used to make steak tacos for taco Tuesday, but these have been the favorite since the first time. I think we've gone back to steak once in the last 2 months lol - so neesless to say these are a huge hit.
    Christine A a year ago
    Loved it added one adobe pepper for a spicy kick. Highly recommend.
    Reta G. a year ago
    i only used 1 onion since my fiance is picky about onions but it tasted amazing!
    Vincent c 2 years ago
    Delicious recipe. Easy to make too
    Lulu 2 years ago
    It was okay, nothing big. I expected something amazing but it’s just eh, whatever.
    Hdar Yashar 2 years ago
    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.
    Shotwell 2 years ago
    turned out great! simple, easy, and tasted better than expected!
    Shawne 2 years ago
    Loved this recipe- my family devoured them!
    Ruth O. 2 years ago
    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 3 years ago
    it was pretty good . i might use more liquids next time.
    Eileen 3 years ago
    It was good. I used salsa instead of tomato sauce .
    James Hall 3 years ago
    We loved it, easy and flavorful. Worked for everyone.
    Hegazy 3 years ago
    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 Smith 4 years ago
    Great! I make this over and over again! No modifications made Favors were great served with avocado also