Rating: 4.5 stars
5 Ratings
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  • 3 star values: 1
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Recipe by Cooking Light January 2015


Credit: Randy Mayor; Styling: Lindsey Lower

Recipe Summary

Serves 4 (serving size: 2 tacos)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine salt, garlic powder, cumin, paprika, and allspice in a small bowl. Rub spice mixture evenly over pork. Heat a large cast-iron skillet over medium-high heat. Add oil to pan; swirl to coat. Add pork to pan; cook 3 minutes on each side or until done. Remove pork from pan; let stand 5 minutes. Cut across the grain into thin slices.

  • Return pan to medium-high heat. Add onion and bell pepper to pan; sauté 5 minutes or until lightly charred. Remove onion mixture from pan.

  • Warm tortillas according to package directions. Top tortillas evenly with pork, onion mixture, mango, and cilantro. Serve tacos with lime wedges.

Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

281 calories; fat 9.1g; saturated fat 1.8g; mono fat 4.1g; poly fat 1.4g; protein 19g; carbohydrates 34g; fiber 5g; cholesterol 50mg; iron 1mg; sodium 287mg; calcium 52mg.