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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

T ~ Taco Shells with Spicy Indian Style Filling

Event: Blogging Marathon#32
Theme: International / Fusion Dishes

Typically a taco is a Mexican dish in which a corn / wheat tortilla is rolled around a filling and eaten without any utensils. In USA and Canada the fried, hard corn tortilla shells are popular as well. I love to use these shells for this fusion recipe with bold Indian flavors. This is what I prefer to have for my lunch when I end up having left over chana masala. A scrumptious, filling and chaat kind lunch. This recipe is a child's play when you have all the ingredients ready.

Taco shells
Chole (Recipe is here.) or peas masala
Boiled and cubed potatoes
Finely minced red onion
Yogurt (that is not sour.) 
Thin sev (Recipe is here.)
Finely minced cilantro to garnish
Sweet chutney (Recipe is here.)
Green chutney

Actually the pictures are self explanatory and one can assemble these tacos in what ever way they wish, adding or deleting the garnishes according to preference.
Toast the tacos according to directions. I toasted them for few seconds in a microwave.
Fill the tacos with the following ingredients in that order - chole masala, potatoes, onions, sev, chutneys and yogurt. Top it off with cilantro and sev garnish.

Logo courtesy : Preeti



Janani said...

wow nice twist to the dish.I am so into it.

vaishali sabnani said...

Wow..love the twist..feel like eating some..super..will be trying it ASAP.

Srivalli said...

That's a wonderful twist to the tacos..my daughter loved this so much and has been asking for it..I made the filling with salsa..will try this next..

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Lovely looking taco shells. Wonderful preparation.

Rasi said...

one of my fav :).. yogurt is nice.. i always add sour cream..Indian tacos are more tasty ..right:D

Vimitha Anand said...

Crunchy n yummy shells

Chef Mireille said...

delciious fusion for sure

Niloufer Riyaz said...

love the innovation!!

Manjula Bharath said...

yummy twist and delicious looking taco :) tempting dear !!

Harini-Jaya R said...

We like it in any way, Suma. My older one can die for this platter!!

Rajani S said...

Chana masala in a shell?! Wow!! Great fusion recipe :)

veena krishnakumar said...

Lovely fusion recipe...looks delicious

Pavani N said...

Love your Indian style filling for tacos. Will try this for my son who loves tacos.