Recipe of the Week: Vegan Chicken Fajita Tacos!

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Posted May 3, 2012 by Whitney Calk

When I heard that this week’s Recipe of the Week theme is tacos, naturally I was ecstatic! As far as I’m concerned, tacos are a girl’s best friend, not to mention that they’re the easiest, most versatile dish ever. Every now and then, I like to spice things up and stray a bit from traditional veggie tacos. That’s where my recipe for vegan chicken fajita tacos comes in handy! Want to give ’em a try? Check it out:

Vegan Chicken Fajita Tacos
1 red, 1 yellow, and 1 green bell pepper, sliced, with seeds removed
1/2 onion, sliced
1 tsp. olive oil
1 pkg. vegan grilled chicken (I used Gardein Chick’n Strips)
1/2 cup canned black beans
4 large tortillas
1 avocado, sliced
Shredded lettuce (optional)
Vegan cheese (optional)

  • Sauté the peppers and onions in the olive oil on medium-low heat until tender.
  • Add the vegan chicken to the skillet and sauté until browned on both sides.
  • Microwave the black beans for about 45 seconds, or heat them on the stove.
  • Warm the tortillas in the microwave for 10 to 15 seconds.
  • Pile everything onto the tortillas and chow down!

Makes 4 tacos

These tasty tacos are basically a food fiesta for your taste buds and only take about 20 minutes from start to finish.

How do you spice up your tacos? Let me know in the comments below!

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  • 1508 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    omg can you get this vegan chicken ordered online/ anywhere at all in the uk. I will go fully vegan if you can! 🙂

  • 1539 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    are the gardein products any good and where do i find them cause i can not find anything anywhere except morning star (Which is a disgusting, pathetic excuse for a replacement protien product)

  • 1541 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    That looks and sounds amazing!!

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