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Cauliflower Power Tacos (Vegetarian & Gulten Free)

Posted by on Apr. 30, 2012 at 1:40 PM
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Cauliflower Power Tacos from the Betty Crocker site is a great meatless & gluten free choice!

Cauliflower Power Tacos

You Need:


Roasted Cauliflower
1
medium head cauliflower (2 lb), separated into florets
2
tablespoons olive oil
1/2
teaspoon salt
Crispy Chick Peas
1
can (15 oz) chick peas (garbanzo beans), drained, rinsed
1
tablespoon olive oil
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon chili powder
1/4
teaspoon ground cumin
1/4
teaspoon ground oregano
Cilantro-Pepita Pesto
2
cups fresh cilantro leaves
1/3
cup pepitas
1
very small clove garlic, cut in half
2
tablespoons chopped jalapeño chiles
2
tablespoons fresh lime juice
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/4
cup olive oil
Tortillas
8
gluten-free white corn tortillas, heated as directed on package

To Make:

  • 1Heat oven to 425°F. Place cauliflower florets in large bowl. Drizzle with 2 tablespoons oil; sprinkle with 1/2 teaspoon salt. Stir until evenly coated. Arrange on large cookie sheet. Bake 15 minutes; stir. Bake 15 to 20 minutes longer or until cauliflower is tender and browned.
  • 2Meanwhile, mix crispy chick peas ingredients. Spread on 15x10x1-inch pan. Bake 15 minutes; stir. Bake 10 to 15 minutes longer or until chick peas are slightly browned and crispy.
  • 3Meanwhile, in food processor, place all pesto ingredients except oil. Cover; process using quick on-and-off motions. With food processor running, slowly drizzle in 1/4 cup oil through feed tube, stopping halfway through to stir mixture with spatula. Remove pesto to small bowl.
  • 4Spoon about 1 tablespoon pesto on each tortilla; top with about 1/2 cup roasted cauliflower and 1 tablespoon crispy chick peas. Garnish with fresh cilantro, if desired. Serve with remaining chick peas.

Tips:

Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.

Serves: 8

by on Apr. 30, 2012 at 1:40 PM
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Dabberdoo
by Gold Member on May. 1, 2012 at 6:46 AM
Oh wow, that looks really good!!!
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MamaMandee
by Mandee on May. 1, 2012 at 12:43 PM

Im not a fan of chick peas but I thought the rest sounded good! 

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