Chili Lime Tacos With Fresh Pineapple Salsa

What better way to enjoy spring break than by celebrating #TacoTuesday? This recipe can be enjoyed as tacos, but it can also easily be transformed into a burrito bowl by serving it over rice, a taco salad over a bed of greens, or even breakfast tacos ; )

INGREDIENTS

*for the salsa

  • 1 cup of Pineapple
  • 1 cup of Grape Tomatoes
  • 1/2 small Red Onion
  • 1 Jalapeno [seeds removed]
  • 1 large Red Bell Pepper
  • 1/2 bunch of Cilantro
  • 1-2 Limes [about 2 tbsp juice]

*for the chicken

  • 1 lb Chicken [breasts or tenders]
  • 1 Lime [juiced]
  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1 tsp Chili Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Paprika
  • 1/4  tsp Cayenne
  • 1 tsp Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Onion Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Salt

*optional for serving — Arugula, Avocado, + Tortillas

DIRECTIONS

#1] Chop bell pepper, onion, jalapeño, tomato, pineapple + cilantro.
#2] Combine in a medium size mixing bowl, squeeze in the lime juice + mix to combine. Once combined, set aside or place in the fridge.
#3] To make the chicken, combine the spices + lime juice in a small dish. Season the chicken with the spice rub + allow the chicken to marinate in the fridge for at least an hour.
#4] Cook the chicken in a skillet on medium-high heat until no longer pink, about four minutes per side. Cut the chicken into bite sized pieces, assemble your tacos, + eat up! ; )

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++ xo, Teresa

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