8 Quick & Easy Taco Recipes

From bison to chorizo, shrimp to fish, there are plenty of options to choose from

Each week, the editorial team tackles a new ingredient or theme with one goal in mind: making easy and delicious recipes. 

This week: Tacos

Tacos, like the ones below, are great for quick, weeknight meals or larger dinners with friends. They can be made with a variety of ingredients and topped with a wide range of garnishes like guacamole, salsa, or cheese — meaning that you can make them in a ton of different ways without feeling like you're eating the same thing every night*. Try pairing them with some creative cocktails like this Muddled Avocado Margarita


Bean and Cheese Taquitos

I wasn't sure if taquitos were authentically Mexican, but it turns out...

— Valaer Murray


Shrimp Tacos with Avocado and Mango Salsa

Spicy, sweet, and creamy, these tacos are great for a quick dinner or for an outdoor get together when it's warm outside...

— Yasmin Fahr

Panko-Fried Fish Tacos

I'm not one to toot my own horn, but when it comes to making fish tacos, I'm boss...

— Maryse Chevriere



Flank Steak Tacos

A properly cooked grass-fed flank steak, seasoned well, needs little garnish other than...

— Allison Beck


Chorizo Tacos

Tacos are best with freshly made tortillas. If you're lucky enough to have a tortilla factory near you...

— Colman Andrews


Spicy Lamb Tacos with Lime Crema

I generally like my food spicy, but when it comes to tacos, bring it on!...

— Jess Kapadia



Bison Sausage Tacos

To paraphrase the Talking Heads, "And you may find yourself with some bison sausage... 

— Arthur Bovino


Chorizo and Poblano Tacos

After the success of this very simple, very delicious dinner...

— Alexis Anderson



*Note: You can use corn or flour tortillas, but just know that using corn ones is a good way to quickly cut down on calories. 

Be a Part of the Conversation

Have something to say?
Add a comment (or see what others think).

Comments 0

Like this story? Get updates by email, facebook and twitter
Get daily food and wine coverage

Latest from The Daily Meal

The Daily Meal Video Network
DIY VS. BUY: Potato Chips

Post a comment

Add a Comment

Upload a picture of yourself no larger than 3MB, please see Terms for details
Please answer this Captcha to prove you are human
Enter the characters shown in the image.
Please answer this Captcha to prove you are human