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Tuna-Guacamole Tacos

Photo: Johnny Autry; Styling: Mary Clayton Carl
Hands-on time 15 mins
Total time 15 mins
Yield Serves 4 (serving size: 2 tacos)
Brighten up weeknight dinners with easy and flavorful Tuna-Guacamole Tacos. The guacamole is very creamy and tasty on its own--make extra.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup thinly sliced red onion
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt, divided
  • 2 ripe peeled avocados, mashed
  • Cooking spray
  • 2 (10-ounce) Yellowfin tuna steaks (about 1 inch thick)
  • 8 (6-inch) corn tortillas

Nutrition Information

  • calories 402
  • fat 17.3 g
  • satfat 2.5 g
  • monofat 10.1 g
  • polyfat 2.7 g
  • protein 37.3 g
  • carbohydrate 28.2 g
  • fiber 9 g
  • cholesterol 64 mg
  • iron 1.6 mg
  • sodium 430 mg
  • calcium 59 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine the onion, lime juice, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and avocados.

  2. Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat; coat pan with cooking spray. Sprinkle tuna with remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt. Add tuna to pan; cook 4 minutes on each side or to desired degree of doneness. Cut tuna into 1/4-inch-thick slices. Warm tortillas according to the package directions. Divide avocado mixture evenly among tortillas. Divide tuna evenly among tortillas.

Cook's Notes

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