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Home Made Taco Recipe

Home Made Taco is a popular Mexican Snacks
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On :
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017
Category :
Kid-Friendly Recipe
Course :
Snacks Recipe
Cuisine :
Mexican Recipe
Technique :
Slow-Cooked Recipe
Difficulty :
Medium
Preparation Time :
4 hours
Servings :
Serves 4
RATINGs :
Rated 4 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

  • 1 pack - tostada shells (hard)
  • 1 cup - picante salsa
  • 2/3 - Tomatoes
  • 1 bunch of green Onions
  • 1 - green bell pepper
  • 1 packet - shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 - whole Lettuce
  • For beans: 1 lb - pinto beans
  • Salt
  • 1 - tsp Mustard Seeds
  • 1 tsp - Cumin seeds
  • A pinch - heeng
  • 1 tsp - Garlic powder
  • Oil for tadka
  • How to Make Home Made Taco:

    1. Finely chop green onions, tomatoes, green bell pepper and lettuce.
    2. Keep the ingredients and the cheddar cheese in separate bowls.
    3. Soak the pinto beans for 3-4 hours and pressure cook till done.
    4. Mash the beans with an electric masher, add salt and 1/2 tbsp of garlic powder.
    5. Heat oil for tadka, add cumin seeds, mustard seeds and heeng.
    6. Add the tadka to the beans mixture and cook on slow heat for 10-15 mins.
    7. For taco: Toast the tostada shells in a toaster oven.
    8. Pour the warm beans mixture on one shell and spread it all over.
    9. Sprinkle the cheese, picante salsa, onions, bell pepper, tomatoes and lettuce.
    10. Serve with a cola drink.




     

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