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Looking for a quick and easy dinner recipe? Try these Spicy Pork-and-Bell Pepper Tacos and expect rave reviews from your family. One online reviewer says, "This is a very simple, quick weeknight meal, and also delicious."

Recipe by Cooking Light June 2001


Credit: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Lydia DeGaris-Pursell; Food Kellie Gerber Kelley

Recipe Summary

29 mins
6 servings


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine the first 4 ingredients in a medium bowl. Heat 2 teaspoons oil in a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray over medium-high heat. Add pork, and cook for 8 minutes or until the pork loses its pink color. Remove from pan; keep warm.

  • Heat 2 teaspoons oil in pan coated with cooking spray over medium-high heat. Add bell peppers, garlic, and 1/4 teaspoon salt, and sauté 5 minutes or until tender. Divide pork evenly among tortillas; top each serving with 1/2 cup pepper mixture, 2 tablespoons cheese, and 2 tablespoons salsa, and fold. Serve with lime wedges, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

341 calories; calories from fat 25%; fat 9.3g; saturated fat 3.2g; mono fat 2.2g; poly fat 2.1g; protein 32.2g; carbohydrates 31.2g; fiber 2.9g; cholesterol 83mg; iron 4.3mg; sodium 839mg; calcium 148mg.