Delicious Recipes

Soft Turkey Tacos

Posted on: 16/02/2015

Soft Turkey Tacos.fw

Prep time: 12 min

Cook time: 5 min

Yield: 4 to 6 servings


2 tablespoons olive oil

1/2 small onion, diced

1 cup diced zucchini

1/4 cup mild salsa, plus more for passing at the table

8 ounces raw turkey sausages

1/2 cup shredded Monterey jack

8 corn tortillas

1 ripe avocado

Salt and pepper

4 iceberg lettuce leaves, shredded


1 wooden spoon

1 medium saute pan

2 medium bowls

Paring knife (use with an adult)

1 fork

1 microwave


Heat the oil in medium non-stick skillet over medium heat. Add the onion and cook until soft, about 4 minutes. Add the zucchini, the salsa, and a couple tablespoons of water. Cover, cook for 5 minutes, or until the squash is tender. Transfer the vegetable mixture to a bowl with a spoon.

Squish the sausage meat from its casing into the same skillet. (Discard the casings). Break the meat up with a wooden spoon. Cook the meat over medium heat for 3 to 5 minutes or until it loses its color. Add the meat to the vegetables. Add the cheese and stir. Set aside.

Cut avocado in half. Using a spoon, scrape the avocado from the skin into another bowl. Smash the avocado with a fork and season with salt and pepper.

Wrap the tortillas in moist paper towels. Heat in the microwave for 1 minute or until warm. Lay out the tortillas and divide the turkey mixture evenly on top. Top with lettuce and avocado, fold the tortillas over and serve with salsa.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: