BBQ Chicken Tacos with Red Cabbage Slaw

BBQ Chicken Tacos with Red Cabbage Slaw

2 Reviews
From: EatingWell.com, February 2019

This zippy, creamy slaw is so good you might find yourself making it for other sandwiches. Still, it pairs beautifully with the tangy pulled chicken for an incredibly quick dinner you can make even on your busiest nights. To save even more time, use a preshredded coleslaw blend.

Ingredients 4 servings

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  • ⅓ cup nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
  • ¾ teaspoon kosher salt
  • ¼ teaspoon ground pepper
  • Dash of hot sauce
  • 2 cups shredded red cabbage ( ½ head)
  • 2 cups shredded cooked chicken breast (about 6 oz.)
  • ⅓ cup light barbecue sauce, (such as Annie's Organic)
  • 8 corn tortillas
  • Chopped cilantro for garnish

Preparation

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  1. Combine yogurt, sugar, lemon juice, vinegar, salt, pepper and hot sauce in a large bowl. Add cabbage and toss until fully coated.
  2. Combine chicken and barbecue sauce in a medium microwavable bowl; toss until chicken is coated. Microwave on High until heated through, about 1 minute.
  3. Heat tortillas according to package directions. Fill each tortilla with ¼ cup of the chicken and top with 3 tablespoons of the slaw. Garnish with cilantro and serve.
  • To make ahead: Prepare slaw (Step 1); cover and refrigerate for up to 1 day.

Nutrition information

  • Serving size: 2 tacos
  • Per serving: 275 calories; 4 g fat(1 g sat); 3 g fiber; 31 g carbohydrates; 26 g protein; 11 mcg folate; 60 mg cholesterol; 7 g sugars; 8 g added sugars; 557 IU vitamin A; 22 mg vitamin C; 58 mg calcium; 1 mg iron; 662 mg sodium; 299 mg potassium
  • Nutrition Bonus: Vitamin C (37% daily value)
  • Carbohydrate Servings: 2
  • Exchanges: 3 lean protein, 1½ starch, ½ vegetable

Reviews 2

June 02, 2019
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By: kmwbunny
Excellent. Very easy and delicious!
March 11, 2019
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By: Cindy Arsenault
easy. used rotisserie chicken.. put on a pita with some shredded cheese. very tasty
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