Recipe courtesy of Mas Tacos
Show: Eat St.
Print
Quinoa Sweet Potato Tacos
Total:
45 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
45 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Quinoa Filling: 
  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 jalapeno, diced (use less if you prefer it less spicy)
  • 1 sweet potato, cut into 1-inch cubes
Tacos and Toppings:
  • 4 tortillas (corn or flour)
  • 1 1/2 cups shaved cabbage
  • Prepared tomatillo salsa, for topping
  • Chopped fresh cilantro, for topping
  • 1 lime, sliced

Directions

For the quinoa filling: Combine the quinoa, salt, jalapenos, sweet potatoes and 2 cups water in a saucepan over medium-high heat. Bring to a boil, reduce the heat to low and cook until the quinoa is tender and the water has been absorbed, about 20 minutes. Cool slightly, and then fluff with a fork. 

For the tacos and toppings: Warm the tortillas and fill each with some of the quinoa filling. Top with the shaved cabbage, tomatillo salsa, cilantro and a squeeze of lime.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Roasted Sweet Potato Wedges

Recipe courtesy of Tia Mowry

Sweet Potato Pancakes

Recipe courtesy of Todd Porter|Diane Cu

Spicy Smoked Sweet Potato Salad

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Sweet Potato Cornbread

Recipe courtesy of Justine Simmons

Crispy Sweet Potato Cakes

Recipe courtesy of Bal Arneson

Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Garlic Aioli

Recipe courtesy of Russell Simmons

Breakfast Tacos with Chorizo, Egg and Potato

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Sweet Potato Pie

Recipe courtesy of Patti LaBelle

Sweet Potato Casserole

Recipe courtesy of Nealey Dozier

On TV

Haylie's America

7:30am | 6:30c

Haylie's America

8:30am | 7:30c

Haylie's America

9:30am | 8:30c

Cheap Eats

10am | 9c

Cheap Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Cheap Eats

11am | 10c

Cheap Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Unique Eats

12pm | 11c

Unique Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Unique Eats

1pm | 12c

Unique Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Carnival Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Carnival Eats

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Carnival Eats

8pm | 7c

Carnival Eats

8:30pm | 7:30c

Carnival Eats

9:30pm | 8:30c

Carnival Eats

10pm | 9c

Carnival Eats

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12am | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30am | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1am | 12c

Carnival Eats

1:30am | 12:30c

Carnival Eats

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

Trending Videos

Brunch Bonanza

So Much Pretty Food Here