Jul 31 , 2020
With so many families converting their homes into schools as communities continue to practice social distancing, it’s even more important to have quick, easy recipes on hand for weekday lunches. Del Real Foods Shredded Chicken is perfect for making a variety of healthy, delicious dishes, including these classic chicken taco lettuce cups. Search for your favorite Del Real Foods products here: https://delrealfoods.com/pages/where-to-buy
Treat yourself and your family to the most flavorful Cinco de Mayo ever with simple, delectable dishes. Start with Al Pastor Nachos, which combine Chicken Al Pastor with melty cheese, tomatoes, guacamole, and sour cream, and for an appetizer with a little kick, try Tamale Stuffed Jalapeños with Tamalitos and bacon.
Take your celebration to the next level with Carnitas Tacos topped with cilantro, white onion, and Salsa de Molcajete Roja. Or create your own Barbacoa Burrito or burrito bowl with Del Real’s Frijoles Refritos for a savory and satisfying meal.
Add a little tropical flavor to your Cinco de Mayo menu with Hawaiian Chicken Skewers, featuring Pollo Asado and fresh vegetables.
No Cinco de Mayo celebration is complete without refreshing, festive beverages. Be sure to include family-friendly favorites like sweet and tangy lemonade, fresh-brewed iced tea, or thirst-quenching soft drinks that everyone can enjoy. Fill a large bowl or cooler with ice for beer and wine, and set out a pitcher of margaritas to complete your Cinco de Mayo table.
Whether you’re hosting your Cinco de Mayo party inside your home, in your backyard, or on Zoom, you’ll want to make your space fun and festive! Balloons, large paper flowers, and streamers are perfect for bringing bright colors and a celebratory feel in-person or virtually. Select colorful plates, cups, utensils, and napkins to add even more flare to your table, and don’t forget to queue up your favorite playlist of music to set the mood.
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Read more to find out what you need to prepare this simple but tasty recipe that’s sure to please kids and adults alike.
Low-Carb Chicken Taco Lettuce Cups
Who knew tacos could be refreshing? Crispy, crunchy, fresh, and better for you: Try these oh-so-easy Del Real Foods Chicken Taco Lettuce Cups for dinner!
- 3 cups Del Real Foods Shredded Chicken
- 1 Tbsp olive oil
- 1/2 cup Del Real Foods Salsa de Molcajete Roja
- 1/4 cup diced yellow onion
- 1/4 cup diced tomato
- 1/4 tsp garlic powder
- 1/4 tsp cumin
- 1/4 tsp chili powder
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 12 Bibb or Butter Lettuce leaves
- Cubed avocado
- Shredded cheddar cheese
- Sour cream
- Lime wedges
Add olive oil to a large skillet. Heat over medium and add shredded chicken. Toss to warm through, then add garlic powder, cumin, chili, and salt. Stir to coat chicken. Add diced onion and Salsa de Molcajete, toss to combine. Remove from heat and add diced tomato. Allow to cool slightly before spooning into lettuce leaves, then top with avocado, cheese, sour cream and a squeeze of lime. Enjoy!