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Variety Of Tacos! May 21, 2012

I love tacos!!! Wait, maybe I should clarify that a bit, I love tacos that are not “typical American” tacos.  I figured out a long time ago that American’s were the ones who actually put all the gunk on tacos like, tons of cheese, sour cream, lettuce, tomatoes and any other part of the kitchen sink I may have forgotten.  A typical Hispanic taco is usually on a soft tortilla (corn or flour) some shredded meat (chicken,beef or goat), chopped onion, lots of cilantro, possibly some white cheese and that is it.  Simple but oh so flavorful because you can actually taste everything.  I really like the homemade corn tacos but I know it I get them in a restaurant they are usually loaded with fat because they fry them but sometimes it’s worth the grams.  However, Bandoritta has great flour and corn tortillas that are low in fat.

I want to share some out of the box ideas for low fat tacos with you today.  Some are with only veggies, some are with combinations you may feel are totally off the wall and some you may have heard of but with a different spin on them.  Either way I hope you enjoy!  For comments/questions please email me ramona@lowfatdiva@gmail.com


All the tacos use a soft tortilla that is either corn or flour – your choice

Mahi & Mango

Tlb. sliced red onion

2 Tlb. mango chopped

1 Tlb. avocado chopped

2-3 oz grilled Mahi Mahi



Black Bean Taco

1  1/2 Tlb. low fat feta cheese

1/4 cup black beams – drained

1/4 cup sautéed zucchini

2 Tlb. roasted corn kernels



Breakfast Taco

1 Tlb. roasted poblano pepper

1 Tlb. shredded low fat white cheese

1 Tlb. diced tomato

1/4 cup egg beaters cooked

2 Tlb. has brown potatoes (either shredded or cubed)



Lobster Taco

2 oz steamed lobster

1/4 cup sliced Nap cabbage

2 Tlb. shredded low fat white cheese

Fresh lime for squeezing




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