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Low-Carb "Tacos"

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars
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"This is a great low-carb alternative to your standard homemade tacos. I love Mexican food and wasn't willing to part with tacos after starting my low-carb diet. This always satisfies my craving."
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Ingredients

35 m servings 521
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

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  1. Cook and stir ground beef, onion, and jalapeno peppers together in a skillet over medium-high heat until meat is browned and crumbly, 7 to 10 minutes. Stir taco seasoning into meat mixture; bring to a simmer and cook until flavors combine, about 5 minutes.
  2. Stir meat mixture, shredded lettuce, tomato, Cheddar cheese, salsa, and sour cream together in a large bowl. Divide taco mixture among 4 bowls and top each with avocado slices.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 521 calories; 34.9 16.3 34.9 115 1062 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

It doesn't matter if you eat this because you follow a low-carb diet or you are simply too lazy to make tortillas (who, me?). Just eat it! As the submitter writes, this does satisfy a craving, ...

Most helpful critical review

Came out mushy so I made burritos.

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It doesn't matter if you eat this because you follow a low-carb diet or you are simply too lazy to make tortillas (who, me?). Just eat it! As the submitter writes, this does satisfy a craving, ...

Delicious! I used a taco seasoning recipe from this site and did everything else as instructed except I used fresh jalapeños because I didn't have canned. I was wondering if I was supposed to ...

I hate it when people completely change a recipe. However, after making this several time I felt the meat was a little bland. Now I add 1 can of Rotel tomatoes with green chiles to give it mor...

Pretty good! I missed the chips or taco shells, but since I AM doing low carb- that's to be expected- This is a super idea! I wouldn't have thought of this idea and it's great to have something ...

Uh...did anyone else notice the picture attached to this recipe shows sliced black olives and avocados? Even so, good low carb recipe for my files.

For those who find this too much to make, because they live alone etc. There is a adjustment button on the same line as the Ingredients header on the right hand side. It looks like a pie with di...

Looks good, can't wait to try. Question: Why are there black olives in the picture but none in the ingredients?

You don't need to be watching your carbs to indulge in this recipe. So easy to make with ingredients on hand and eat right out of a bowl. A great blend of overall flavors.

My husband loved loved loved ths meal. I actually put the meat mixture in cheddar taco shells (the kind that stand up with a flat bottom). I also did not add the peppers since we both have sensi...