Tex-Mex Bison and Bacon Tacos
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Tex-Mex Bison and Bacon Tacos

Tex-Mex Bison and Bacon Tacos

with Pickled Jalapeños

Tex-Mex flavour lovers, rejoice! Mexican-spiced bison gets topped with pickled jalapeños, crispy bacon, zesty DIY salsa and fresh guacamole in these fiesta-worthy tacos!

Allergens:
Sulphites
Wheat
Milk

Produced in a facility that processes milk, sesame, eggs, fish, shellfish, crustaceans, mustard, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybean and sulphites.

Preparation Time35 minutes
Cooking Time
DifficultyMedium

Ingredients

serving amount

250 g

Lean Ground Bison

100 g

Bacon Strips

6 piece

Flour Tortillas

(Contains Sulphites, Wheat)

113 g

Corn Kernels

1 piece

Jalapeño

2 tbsp

Mexican Seasoning

6 tbsp

Guacamole

2 tbsp

White Wine Vinegar

(Contains Sulphites)

2 piece

Green Onion

113 g

Baby Tomatoes

50 g

Shallot

1 piece

Lime

Not included in your delivery

1 tbsp

Oil*

¼ tsp

Salt*

0.13 tsp

Pepper*

1 tbsp

Unsalted Butter*

(Contains Milk)

1 tsp

Sugar*

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Nutrition Values

Calories1080 kcal
Fat63 g
Saturated Fat22 g
Carbohydrate78 g
Sugar14 g
Dietary Fiber11 g
Protein43 g
Cholesterol130 mg
Sodium1820 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.

Utensils

Small pot
Medium Bowl
Measuring Spoons
Zester
Small Bowl
Large Non-Stick Pan
Paper Towel
Slotted Spoon

Instructions

Pickle jalapeños
1

Before starting, wash and dry all produce. Thinly slice jalapeño into rounds, removing seeds for less heat. (TIP: We suggest using gloves when prepping jalapeños!)Add jalapeños, vinegar, 2 tbsp (4 tbsp) water and 1 tsp (2 tsp) sugar to a small pot. Season with salt. Bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. Once simmering, cook, stirring often, until sugar dissolves, 1-2 min. Remove from heat. Transfer jalapeños, including liquid, to a medium bowl. Place in the fridge to cool.

Prep and mix salsa
2

Peel, then finely chop shallot.Quarter tomatoes. Thinly slice green onions.Zest, then juice half the lime (whole lime for 4 ppl). Cut any remaining lime into wedges. Add tomatoes, shallots, half the lime zest, half the green onions, 2 tsp (4 tsp) lime juice and 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) oil to a small bowl. Season with salt and pepper, then stir to combine.

Cook bacon
3

On a separate cutting board, cut bacon crosswise into 1/4-inch strips.Heat a large non-stick pan over medium heat. When hot, add bacon. Cook, stirring occasionally, until crispy, 5-7 min.** Remove from heat. Using a slotted spoon, transfer bacon to a paper towel-lined plate. Set aside.Carefully drain and discard all but 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) bacon fat from the pan.

Cook corn and warm tortillas
4

Meanwhile, heat another small pot over medium heat. When hot, add corn, remaining lime zest, remaining green onions and 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) butter. Cook stirring often until corn is warmed through, 5-6 min. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside.Wrap tortillas in paper towels. Microwave until tortillas are warm and flexible, 1 min. (TIP: You can skip this step if you don't want to warm tortillas!)

Cook bison
5

Heat the pan with reserved bacon fat over medium-high.When hot, add bison. Cook, breaking up bison into smaller pieces, until no pink remains, 4-5 min.**Add Mexican Seasoning. Cook, stirring often, until fragrant, 1 min. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.Remove from heat.

Finish and serve
6

Drain pickled jalapeños and discard liquid.Divide tortillas between plates. Top tortillas with bison, bacon, pickled jalapeños, salsa and guacamole.Serve zesty buttery corn on the side. (TIP: You can also top your tacos with corn as well!)

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