Recipe: Tacos in Lettuce Cups


Taco Spice Mix

2tsp paprika
1tsp ground cumin
1tsp ground coriander seeds
1tsp dried basil leaves
1tsp onion powder
1tsp garlic powder
1tsp chilli flakes
¼ tsp cayenne

To make the taco spice mix, mix all ingredients well and set aside while you prepare the beef.

Taco Beef Mix

500g of lean beef mince
1 onion finely sliced
2 cloves of garlic minced
1 tsp of tomato paste
taco spice mix
¼ cup water
salt and pepper

Brown off beef with onions and garlic. Add tomato paste cook for 2 mins. Add spice mix and water and let simmer until the sauce thickens. Season with salt and pepper.

Wrap the hot beef mixture in baby cos lettuce leaves and top with your favourite taco garnishes. We suggest diced tomato, red onion, capsicum and jalapenos with a dollop of coyo yoghurt and guacamole.

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