Turkey Tacos with Blue Corn Tortillas

Published 07/10 2014 06:52AM

Updated 07/10 2014 06:53AM

Turkey Tacos with Blue Corn Tortillas

- 8-9 blue corn tortilla shells (substitute white or yellow, these can be pre fried or you can fry them in 375 degree oil with a taco mold.)
- 1 can pinto beans, drained
- 2 jalapeno peppers, diced
- 2 pieces raw bacon, thinly sliced
- 1 onion, diced
- 3 tablespoons chili powder
- 2 tablespoons cumin
- 2-3 cloves garlic,minced
- 1 lb ground turkey
- 1 cup fresh chopped cilantro
- sour cream
- olive oil to fry in
- salt and pepper to season

- In a pan set on med heat, add bacon and enough oil to keep bacon from sticking to pan, cook 2-3 min until bacon is crispy.
- Add 1/2 amount of onion and cook 2-3 mins, until onion is soft.
- Add jalapeno peppers and beans, reduce to low heat, cook for 10 min, remove from heat.
- In a large pan heat 1-2 tablespoons oil.
- Add remaining onion and cook 3-4 min until onions start to caramelize
- Add garlic and chili powder and cumin, cook 30 seconds.
- Add turkey and 1/4 cup water, stir well
- Cook turkey until done 5-6 minutes, adding more water if needed to keep turkey from burning.
- season with salt and pepper and remove from heat.
- Spoon Turkey into shells, top turkey with beans and finish with sour cream and cilantro.

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