Meal Kit

Roasted Cauliflower Torta

with avocado spread, harissa slaw, and corn salad

Prep & Cook Time: 40-50 min.

Cook Within: 7 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Medium

Contains: Eggs, Wheat, Soy

Calories Conscious
All ingredients are individually packaged, but our central facility is not certified allergen-free. Furthermore, ingredient contents may vary. Please check recipe cards and ingredient packaging for allergens and nutrition facts. If you have serious allergies, please use your best judgment or consult a health professional to decide if our meals are safe for you!
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Our take on the 'torta', the venerable Mexican street food sandwich, will take you south of the border in short order! Hand-held heaven awaits in the form of roasted cauliflower, creamy avocado, and crunchy harissa cabbage on a roll with Spanish rice on the side. Chef's tip: ripen hard avocados in 2-3 days by placing them in a paper bag alone or with a banana, apple, or tomato and close tightly.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 9 oz. Cauliflower Florets
  • 1 Tbsp. Home Chef Torta Seasoning Blend
  • 2 Persian Cucumber
  • 1 Lime
  • 1 Avocado
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper
  • 4 oz. Corn Kernels
  • Info
    ¾ oz. 3/8 oz. Mayonnaise Packet
  • 1 fl. oz. Mild Harissa Sauce
  • 1½ oz. Shredded Red Cabbage
  • Info
    2 Torta Buns

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 2 Mixing Bowls
  • 1 Small Bowl

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F
  1. 1

    Prepare the Cauliflower

    Place cauliflower florets, 1 Tbsp. olive oil, torta seasoning blend, and a pinch of salt and pepper on prepared baking sheet and toss to coat evenly. Spread out on baking sheet and roast 30 minutes, turning halfway through to ensure even caramelization.

  2. 2

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Trim cucumbers and cut into ¼" slice. Zest lime, halve, and juice. Halve avocado and remove pit by carefully tapping pit with the blade of your knife so it sticks. Gently twist knife to release pit. Scoop out the flesh with a spoon. Stem, seed, and cut red bell pepper into ½" dice. Rinse corn under warm water if still frozen.

  3. 3

    Make Harissa Slaw and Salad

    Combine mayonnaise and harissa in a mixing bowl. Add red cabbage and toss until coated, then refrigerate. In a second mixing bowl, combine cucumber, corn, red bell pepper, 2 Tbsp. lime juice, 2 Tbsp. olive oil, lime zest, and salt and pepper to taste.

  4. 4

    Make the Avocado Spread

    Combine avocado, 1 Tbsp.lime juice, and a pinch of salt and pepper in a small bowl. Allow to sit at room temperature until ready to serve.

  5. 5

    Warm the Buns

    When cauliflower has 5 minutes left to cook, add buns to baking sheet to warm and crisp the bread.

  6. 6

    Plate the Dish

    Divide salad between two places. Slather insides of all toasted buns with avocado spread. Lay bottom bun on a plate. Layer on slightly cooled roasted cauliflower. Top with harissa slaw. Crown with top bun. Place on plates next to the salad.

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