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Veggie Tacos

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.

Makes

8 tacos

These vegetarian tacos are stuffed with a blend of sauteed cabbage, peppers and black beans so filling, you won't miss the meat. Top with avocado, cheese or a dollop of sour cream. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 3 cups shredded cabbage
  • 1 medium sweet red pepper, julienned
  • 1 medium onion, halved and sliced
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chiles
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 8 taco shells, warmed
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 medium ripe avocado, peeled and sliced

Directions

  1. In a large skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat; saute cabbage, pepper and onion until crisp-tender, about 5 minutes. Sprinkle with sugar.
  2. Stir in beans, salsa, chiles, garlic, chili powder and cumin; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, covered, until flavors are blended, about 5 minutes.
  3. Serve in taco shells. Top with cheese and avocado.

Nutrition Facts

2 tacos: 430 calories, 22g fat (5g saturated fat), 14mg cholesterol, 770mg sodium, 47g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 10g fiber), 12g protein.