Can you really get a cleanse-friendly meal on the table in 30 minutes?
Yes, you can!
Between kids and full-time work, we’re always looking for fast, healthy options. And who doesn’t love Taco Tuesday?
Well, say goodbye to boring taco night! These Chicken Meatball Tacos are spiced with a premade low sodium herb blend, rolled into meatballs, popped into lettuce leaves, and topped with a bright veggie slaw.
Serving a non-cleansing family? No problem! Simply provide the hard corn shells or soft tortillas and some shredded cheese and you’ve got a meal that the entire family can enjoy.
Do you like simple and easy dinners? Be sure to leave us a comment below with your recipe requests. We would love to hear from you.
With love and tacos,
Chicken Meatball Tacos
Yield: 4 servings
- 1 pound organic ground chicken (ground turkey works too)
- 1 TB. organic-low sodium taco seasoning
- 1 tsp. sea salt
- 2 TB. olive oil
- ½-¾ head red cabbage, julienned
- 3 green onions, chopped
- 2 carrots, grated
- 1 bunch radishes, sliced
- Zest & juice of 1 lime
- 3 TB. olive oil
- Sea salt and pepper to taste
- 1 head red leaf lettuce, leaves whole, washed, patted dry
- Cilantro sprigs (optional, for garnish)
In a small bowl. place ground chicken, taco seasoning, and sea salt and mix with your hands to incorporate. Form into golf ball sized meatballs.
In a large nonstick skillet heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil until hot and sauté the meatballs until done.
Meanwhile in a medium-sized bowl combine cabbage, green onions, carrots, radishes, lime zest, lime juice, and 3 tablespoons of olive oil. Stir to combine and season with salt and pepper to taste.
Place two meatballs in a lettuce leaf and top with the lime slaw. Serve garnished with cilantro sprigs.
Heck yeah, love simple easy family dinner ideas! Thank you!! :)
Yay, Lisa! We’re so glad you’re as excited as we are. Let us know what you think when you try it. XO, Jo & Jules
Is there a homemade recipe for the taco seasoning?
Hi Kerry, Here’s a recipe we like to use. Sometimes we add a little ground ancho or smoked paprika. Let us know what you think. http://heavenlyhomemakers.com/homemade-taco-seasoning-mix XO, Jo & Jules
Just discovered your book and now on Pinterest! So excited to begin!
Hi Mary, We’re so excited you found us! If you want to be on our mailing list for recipes, you can sign up here in the green box: https://consciouscleanse.com/. We also want you to know our next online guided cleanse starts May 3. You’ll receive the support of us and our team of health coaches each day of the cleanse. You can sign up here (https://consciouscleanse.com/notify-of-registration-opening/) to be notified when registration opens. Always reach out with any question you might have. XO, Jo & Jules