Fiesta Chicken Taco Cups

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by lazyme

Here's a recipe that makes a nice presentation for a quick Mexican flavored chicken salad. Please note that the first ingredient should read 1 package Soft Taco Dinner, but I couldn't sneak that one through Zaar, lol.

Top Review by Mommy Diva

Everyone enjoyed these tonight. I also had a little difficulty forming the cups and had to lightly fry the corn tortillas first to make them pliable, but they tasted great in the end. I did not buy a boxed dinner, but rather had all the ingredients fresh in the house and used it with chicken breasts cooked with Recipe #166030 for seasoning along with the peppers, onions, water, oil and added about 1/2 cup white wine to the chicken as it simmered. Ultimately shredded the chicken - all was delicious!! Thanks for a fun recipe - it's a keeper!!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Remove tortillas, taco sauce, hot sauce, and taco seasoning mix from dinner kit.
  2. Press or fold tortillas to fit into muffin cups coated with vegetable cooking spray, forming bowls; coat bowls with cooking spray. (It helps to microwave the tortillas a few seconds to make them more pliable).
  3. Bake at 375ºF for 6 to 8 minutes or until golden brown.
  4. Saute chopped bell pepper and onion in hot oil in a large skillet 5 minutes or until tender.
  5. Stir in chicken, taco sauce, hot sauce, taco seasoning mix, 1/4 cup water, and lime juice; cook over medium heat 10 minutes.
  6. Spoon evenly into tortilla cups, and top with desired condiments.
  7. Serve immediately.

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