Garlic Beef/Chicken Tacos

This is another recipe that is easy and great for someone who doesn't want to be in the kitchen too long. Good for a weekend snack and should definitely be a crowd pleaser. Be creative if you are not a meat eater like myself. My go to meat substitute is Tofu, or some other vegan meat substitute that may be found in some supermarkets.

Ingredients:

  • 4 cloves garlic

  • 2 Tbsp. butter

  • 1 lb. shaved beef

  • Salt to taste

  • Pepper to taste


Cilantro Lime Sauce

  • ½ sour cream

  • 1/8 tsp. kosher salt

  • 1 lime ( juice and zest)

  • 1/3 c. cilantro, chopped and packed


Salsa

  • 2 Tbsp. cilantro, chopped

  • 1/3 c. Red onion , diced

  • 1 cup of roma tomatoes diced

  • ¼ tsp apple cider vinegar

  • 1 tsp olive oil


Garlic Beef/chicken

  1. Season Beef or chicken with salt and pepper to taste, making sure meat is evenly coated.

  2. Melt butter in sauce pan over med-high heat. Add garlic and meat, stirring occasionally, until beef/chicken is just cooked through, roughly 5 min. Do not overcook

  3. Salsa - Stir together cilantro, red onion, roma tomatoes, salt, apple cider vinegar & olive oil. Place in refrigerator for at least 1 hr. before serving

  4. Cilantro lime sauce - Place sour cream, salt, juice of 1 lime, zest of lime and cilantro in a small food processor.

  5. Process until smooth about 2 min.

  6. Place sauce in container with lid and refrigerate for at least 30 min before serving

  7. Divide beef or Chicken among taco shells. Top with salsa and cilantro lime

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