In the Kitchen
“Forget guac and chips,” says Nutritious Life’s very own Keri Glassman. “What is Sunday night football without a good...View the Recipe
Taco Tuesday, anyone? Or Taco Wednesday? Or Taco Thursday?
The truth is, tacos are a fast, crowd-pleasing meal pretty much any night of the week.
And this approach adds nutrition value to the typical dish without sacrificing fiesta-level flavor. Ground turkey is the perfect meat to provide lean protein, and spices like cinnamon, cumin, and chili powder excite both your taste buds and your body’s inflammation-fighting systems.
Wrap it all up in romaine shells for a satisfying veggie crunch. Maybe with a little brown rice and beans on the side for fiber and extra protein?
WHY WE LOVE THIS RECIPE
It’s an easy, protein-rich weeknight dinner that everyone in the family will appreciate. Seriously, who doesn’t love tacos? And you still get a satisfying crunch without reaching for packaged shells made from processed ingredients. Romaine is also an excellent source of vitamin A and vitamin C. Bonus: it’s great for gluten-free eaters and can be Paleo, too, if you hold the Greek yogurt.