Smoky Chicken Tacos

With Summer Vegetables and Tangy Greek Yogurt Sauce

Prep & Cook Time: 25-35 min.

Cook Within: 1 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk

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These grilled chicken and summer vegetable tacos are the perfect summer main course. Full of smoked paprika flavor and packed with tons of fresh summer vegetables. The tangy cilantro lime yogurt sauce brings a big dose of flavor with out all the calories of traditional sour cream.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 1 Lime
  • 80 Cilantro Sprigs
  • 0 tsp. Paprika
  • 2 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 1 oz. Garlic Salt
  • 6 6" Corn Tortillas
  • Info
    6 oz. Plain Greek Yogurt
  • 0 tsp. Cumin
  • 1 tsp. Dark Chili Powder

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    488
  • Carbohydrates
    39g
  • Fat
    9g
  • Protein
    47g
  • Sodium
    3487mg

Recipe Steps

  • 1

    Prep the Sauce

    In a small bowl mix add yogurt. Zest and juice the lime into the yogurt. Chop the cilantro and add half the cilantro to the yogurt mixture. Stir to combine and add the refrigerator until ready to use.

  • 2

    Season the Chicken

    Lay out chicken breasts on a cutting board and pound the meat so it is uniform in size, about ½ inch thick. Mix the chili powder, cumin, half the paprika and half the garlic salt in a bowl. Coat both sides with the spice blend. Let the chicken rest with the spice mixture while you prepare vegetable mixture.

  • 3

    Cut the Vegetables

    Cut off the tops of both summer squashes, slice into ¼ inch rounds. Peel the out later off the red onion, cut off the top and bottom. Cut in half and slice into ¼ inch half-moon slices.

  • 4

    Cook the Vegetables

    In a large skillet set over medium high heat add 1 tbsp. olive oil. Once the oil is hot add in squash, red onion, corn kernels and the remaining spices (garlic salt and paprika). If the pan gets dry add in a little more olive oil if necessary. Sauté vegetables about 8 minutes until they are just starting to soften.

  • 5

    Plate the Dish

    With a hot pan, quickly warm the tortillas for 15-30 seconds. Lay out four tortillas, spread some yogurt sauce on the bottom of the tortillas, top with equal amounts vegetables and chicken. Sprinkle with a little remaining cilantro if desired.

  • 6

    Cook the Chicken

    In a large skillet set over medium high heat add 1 tablespoon olive oil. Once the is hot add in chicken breast and cook for about 5 minutes per side until no longer pink in the middle. Let rest for 5 minutes and cut into bite size pieces.

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