Crispy Avocado Vegetarian Tacos

Crispy Avocado Vegetarian Tacos

What a fantastic Thursday, two delicious new LLB recipes, a new partnership announcement, OKC Thunder playoff basketball and it’s almost Cinco De Mayo weekend!

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Tacos

I’m so excited to post this recipe featuring Nature’s Path Sunrise Cereal. I recently partnered up with Nature’s Path to bring you new, healthy, vegetarian & gluten free recipes featuring their amazing products.

Avocado Vegetarian Tacos

These avocado tacos are crusted in Nature’s Path Mesa Sunrise Flakes, which I love because it’s full of great, healthy ingredients like flax and quinoa, it’s also certified gluten free, organic and non-GMO.

Crispy Avocado Tacos

Throw in a little bit of taco seasoning, hot sauce black beans and corn salsa, and these tacos are packing the flavor, while still gluten free and vegetarian!

Avocado Vegetarian Tacos Ingredients

Ingredients

Preheat the oven to 425°.

Add the Nature’s Path Mesa Sunrise Flakes and taco seasoning to a food processor.

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Taco Recipe

Blend into a fine crumb mixture.  Place the mixture in a shallow bowl.

Place the hot sauce in another shallow bowl.

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Taco Recipe

De-seed, thinly slice and remove the avocados from their shell.

Crispy Avocado Taco Recipe

Dip the avocado slices into the hot sauce.

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Taco Recipe

Once covered in the hot sauce, dredge the avocado slices in the taco seasoned mesa flakes.

Place on a baking rack on top of a baking sheet.

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Taco Recipe

Place in the oven for 15-20 minutes.

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Recipe

Prepare the tacos by warming the tortillas in the oven 2-3 minutes.

Spread the refried black beans on the bottom of the tortillas, then add the crispy avocado.

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Taco Recipe

Top with the corn salsa.

Gluten Free Vegetarian Tacos

I also added a little fresh cilantro and diced red peppers for a burst of color and zing of flavor!

Gluten Free Crispy Avocado Tacos

Such a great vegetarian taco idea for the upcoming Cinco De Mayo holiday or any Taco Tuesday!

Crispy Avocado Tacos

Be sure to visit Nature’s Path’s Website to find a retail store near you (they’re everywhere!) and pick up a box of healthy & delicious Sunrise cereal to make this recipe at home!

You’ll also want to follow Nature’s Path on Twitter, Facebook & Pinterest for other great recipes and to learn more about their delicious gluten free products!

Healthy Avocado Vegetarian Tacos

♣ Vegetarian Option: This recipe is vegetarian.

♦ Gluten Free Option: This recipe is gluten-free.

Crispy Avocado Vegetarian Tacos

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 6 tacos

Crispy Avocado Vegetarian Tacos

Ingredients

  • 2 avocados
  • ¼ cup hot sauce
  • 2 tbsp taco seasoning
  • 1 cup Nature’s Path Mesa Sunrise Flakes
  • 6 small corn tortillas
  • 1 cup refried black beans
  • 1 cup roasted poblano corn salsa

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 425°.
  2. Add the Nature’s Path Mesa Sunrise Flakes and taco seasoning to a food processor.
  3. Blend into a fine crumb mixture.
  4. Place the mixture in a shallow bowl.
  5. Place the hot sauce in another shallow bowl.
  6. De-seed, thinly slice and remove the avocados from their shell.
  7. Dip the avocado slices into the hot sauce.
  8. Once covered in the hot sauce, dredge the avocado slices in the taco seasoned mesa flakes.
  9. Place on a baking rack on top of a baking sheet.
  10. Place in the oven for 15-20 minutes.
  11. Prepare the tacos by warming the tortillas in the oven 2-3 minutes.
  12. Spread the refried black beans on the bottom of the tortillas, then add the crispy avocado.
  13. Top with the corn salsa.
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