Taco time! Here at Gran Luchito we’re fanatical about tacos. Travelling in Mexico and experiencing first-hand the unique tastes and variety of tacos available really ignited our passion. Check out our Top Taco Recipes!
1. Taco Salad
First up on our Top Taco Recipes list is our beautiful Taco Salad! Look no further if you’re looking for a healthy reset without depriving yourself of everything that’s tasty in life. Likewise if you are trying to eat a bit lighter but still have meals that feel satisfying and actually fill you up, then this is for you.
These Pork in Salsa Verde Tacos are inspired by the Mexican stews known as “Guisados” or “Guisos”. There isn’t just one recipe for guisados! Our guisado is made using pork shoulder cooked with fried onions, potatoes and seasoned with our Garlic & Guajillo Fajita and Taco Mix. They are then covered and simmered in our delicious Enchilada Cooking Sauce. Finally they are finished with freshly chopped coriander, and served with Luchito Soft Wheat Soft Taco Wraps.
Cauliflower has become a hero vegetable in the last few years. It’s used to make pizza crust, fishless ceviche and even a carbless version of rice! We think cauliflower is a pretty tasty vegetable and it makes a delicious filling in our Roasted Cauliflower Tacos recipe. For this recipe we rub the cauliflower with a full-flavoured paste made from white tahini, our bestselling Chipotle Paste, Garlic and Guajillo Fajita & Taco Mix, garlic cloves and lemon juice.
This beautiful Carne Asada and Egg Tacos recipe is more of a brunch idea. When it comes to our favourite brunch recipes one of the first things that comes to mind is steak and eggs! There is something so satisfying about a nice grilled steak and fried egg on the side. With a bit of our epic Smoky Chipotle Fajita & Taco Mix, this recipe gets the Luchito touch!
There is nothing better than making good use of leftover ingredients in our fridge and cupboard and repurposing them into a tasty recipe for the family. With the help of a few Gran Luchito ingredients we can transform leftover chicken into a whole new meal in the form of these delicious Easy Chicken & Chorizo Tacos. That’s why having Chipotle Paste in your cupboard becomes really handy, as it’s the best way to spruce up and add flavour to any meal.
6. Fish Tacos
Fish tacos are one of our favourite taco recipes. What’s not to love about beautiful fresh fish marinated in Mexican spices and served over delicious warm tortillas, a fresh salsa and a touch of lime? Just perfect! For this stunning recipe, the haddock fillets are coated with a good amount of Garlic and Guajillo Fajita & Taco Mix, olive oil, lemon (zest and juice), salt and pepper. The garnish and best accompaniment for this fish taco is a fresh and spicy salad. This is made out of crunchy veg and seasoned with our amazingly delicious Chipotle Mayo.
Next up are these Chipotle Chicken Tacos. They simply burst with flavour thanks to the instant kick of garlic and chilli in our Smoky Chipotle Fajita and Taco Mix that’s been used to marinate the chicken.
Our Easy Beef Tacos are third on our list of Top Taco Recipes. They’re very easy to make, using scrummy beef mince, and therefore a real crowd pleaser. Serve them up with our Jalapeño & Pineapple, Chipotle Salsa, Sour Cream and a dollop of Guacamole. That way, everyone can customise them how they like.
9. Salmon Tacos
Ideal for spring-time, these deliciously moreish Salmon Tacos are made by pan-frying the salmon with zesty lime shredded cabbage and Guacamole. Consequently, they are wonderfully light, and perfect for a fresh mid week lunch!
10. Tacos Al Pastor
Tacos Al Pastor, means “shepherd style” in Spanish, and is inspired by shawarma! The Lebanese method is made from strips of pork and we’ve marinated them in our Garlic & Guajillo Fajita & Taco Mix. In addition, our Gran Luchito Jalapeño & Pineapple has also been used as a topping at the end.
Another excellent low-fat midweek lunch option, our Turkey Mince Tacos recipe is full of flavour! Here we’ve used our Chipotle Fajita & Taco Mix, and topped them at the end with our Chipotle Salsa. Needless to say, quick, easy, and a healthy meal that everyone will love!
These are deliciously sublime! Our Zesty Prawn Tacos, another light and fresh option, uses our Habanero & Lime Fajita & Taco Mix. As with all the others, they’re wrapped up in our delicious Soft Wheat Soft Taco Wraps.
This one is so easy to make because all you need is to fry some onion, shred some chicken breast, add a bottle of our Tinga Cooking Sauce and warm our Soft Taco Wraps Wraps. As a result, they’re on our Top Taco Recipes!
14. Easy Steak Tacos
Who wouldn’t love a steak taco? Yes please! The steak in these babies has been marinated first in our Garlic & Guajillo Fajita and Taco Mix. After that, we make them and then top with our Red Pepper Salsa at the end. The result is a succulent, rich and juicy taco that leaves you coming back for more, guaranteed!
15. Easy Fish Tacos
Firstly these Easy Fish Tacos work really well with prawns, chicken or even pork too. Secondly, finishing the tacos with a dollop of our Tomatillo Salsa gives them a great fresh tasting flavour! Simply serve them with a side of grilled avocado and some Easy Nachos.
16. Lighter Chicken Tacos
Perfect for when you want something light but tasty that’s still quick, these Lighter Chicken Tacos do the job. All the flavour comes from the Chipotle Taco Mix which you simply mix with olive oil and marinate the chicken pieces into.
Our new Easy Crispy Chicken Taco recipe is a classic one for our NEW Hard Shell Tacos. Its a very easy one to make and doesn’t take long. A delicious chicken mixture is combined with our Refried Beans, and topped off with a sprinkling of grated mozzarella. This is then put in the oven until the cheese has melted, leaving you with oozing yet crunchy tacos! It doesn’t get better.
Beef short ribs are so tender and succulent that the meat practically falls off the bone. They are delicious. Therefore, pairing them with our Hard Shell Tacos was a no-brainer! Find out our secret ingredient that gives the meat a delicious and smoky depth of flavour..
If you’re looking for something truly authentic and Mexican that time can be spent on, look no further! Caramelised Pork Carnitas Hard Shell Tacos is a slow and low cooked dish, that can take up to 6 hours. Having said that, it’s a great dish to make on a weekend, when it can be left to work it’s magic whilst you go about your day.
Finally, which of our Top Taco Recipes are you most drawn to? Let us know how it goes! We always love to hear from you. For more on tacos please visit: 11 Soft Taco Recipes, How To Make Tacos, What To Serve With Tacos, and What Are Tacos?