These juicy tacos served with a hearty black bean salad will transport you south of the border. Developed with busy cooks in mind, this festive meal takes only 30 minutes to prepare. (Serves 4)

Lime-Cilantro Pork Tacos

Credit: Randy Mayor; Jan Gautro

Black bean salad with bell pepper and onions: Combine 1 (15-ounce) can rinsed and drained black beans, 1 cup chopped red bell pepper, 1/2 cup chopped red onion, 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley, 1 1/2 tablespoons red wine vinegar, 1 tablespoon olive oil, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, 1/8 teaspoon salt, and 1 minced garlic clove. Serve at room temperature.

Lemon sorbet


1. While skillet preheats:
• Prepare black bean salad
• Chop jalapeño pepper, tomato, and cilantro
• Slice onion and squeeze lime juice

2. While tomatoes simmer in sauce, warm tortillas.