The Veggie Sisters

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Χορτοφαγικά τάκος με κινόα κ σως αβοκάντο
Main dishes Pasta - Rice - Grains

Vegan quinoa tacos with avocado sauce

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Good morning, dear friends! After a few days of absence I am back! Don’t dare to think that I was lazy all these days and didn’t develop any new recipe! On the contrary I have been very productive! Today I am posting one of them! My vegan quinoa tacos! Oh God, these babies are awesome. I dont know much about Mexican cuisine and I can’t stand spicy food. This is a mild version of a classic mexican dish. Tacos are usually filled with chicken, minced meat, seafood. I opted for quinoa and red beans (to get protein) and veggies. An avocado sauce takes these tacos to a another level and enhances their flavor! Do try them, I know you will love them. After shooting the recipe I had 2 even though I had already eaten my mrning oats. These are irresistible!

Happy new week! Happy cooking! Kisses and hugs, sweethearts!


Ingredients for 12 tacos:
12 tacos
240 gr. red beans, cooked
3/4 cup quinoa + each 1/2 tsp garlic and onion powder
1 onion, finely chopped
1 tomato, seeded and finely chopped
1 green pepper
150 gr. corn, cooked
10 fresh mint leaves, finely chopped
salt and pepper + 2Tbsp olive oil
for the sauce:
1 (130 gr.) ripe avocado
1 garlic clove
50 gr, tomato
1 Tbsp mustard
1 Tbsp lemon juice
2 Tbsp olive oil
1 tsp agave syrup (or honey)
10 fresh mint leaves

Cook quinoa according to package instructions. In the water quinoa boils add garlic and onion powder. Don’t forget to rinse it thoroughly. In a bowl combine beans, pepper, onion, corn, tomato, mint. When quinoa is cooked, emove from heat and allow to cool. Then combine it with the veggies. Season with salt and pepper and pour the oil. Stir to combine. In a blender pulse all the sauce ingredients until creamy. Transfer in a bowl. Heat tacos according to package instructions. Then spread sauce in each taco and fill with the quinoa mixture. Enjoy!