Lime Chicken Tacos
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Serves: 4
  • 1 large chicken breast cooked and shredded 1 onion
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 3 ripe tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon of chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon of ground turmeric
  • 1 teaspoon of ground cumin seeds 1 teaspoon of paprika
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 lime - juice
  • 1 handful of coriander
  • 8 cos lettuce leaves
  • 1 avocado diced
  • 1 tomato diced
  1. Slice the onion and crush the garlic. Heat a large pan on a medium heat with the olive oil and sauteĢ the onion and garlic until it becomes translucent.
  2. In the mean time, dice up the ripe tomatoes then place in the pan.
  3. Simmer for three minutes, then add the chilli, turmeric, cumin, paprika and salt. Stir and let simmer for a further five minutes.
  4. Add the shredded chicken and combine all the ingredients and allow to simmer for five more minutes.
  5. Turn the heat off and squeeze the juice from the lime over the mixture.
  6. Wash and prepare the cos lettuce. Fill each lettuce leaf with lime chilli chicken and top with fresh tomato, avocado & coriander.
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