Trejo's Tacos

Oh, how we love our Tacos.  Danny Trejo, better known as the"bad guy" in most movies you'll see has recently opened Trejo's Tacos in Los Angeles and the menu looks incredible. We are big fans Danny and looking forward to tasting everything on the menu.  Of course we'll be bringing our Taco Racks with us:).  Congratulations and much success. You are our Destination Taco.

http://www.trejostacos.com/

Leftover Thanksgiving Dinner Tacos


When you are looking for a new and fun way to make the family want to eat what they just ate the day before!!!! Here is a twist on an old family favorite, with some Taco Rack logic, thinking outside the shell.

Ingredients:

  • 2- Taco Rack Juniors
  • 6- "taco sized" soft flour tortillas
  • 1 1/2- cups of chopped or shredded leftover turkey breast
  • 2- cups of mashed potatoes
  • 2 - cups of stuffing
  • 1 - cup of shredded cheese (OPTIONAL)
  • 16oz -  of turkey gravy
  • cranberries sliced into strips or mashed

Tortillas:

  • Place 6- soft tortillas into your Taco Racks
  • Crispy style- give a light spray of oil first to both sides
  • Place tray of oiled tortillas into an oven @ 350 degrees for 3 to 5 min.
  • Soft style, skip above step, and just place into the Taco Racks for assembly

Heating:

  • In a saucepan, add the turkey meat and 6 oz of gravy on med heat to warm
  • In the microwave, re-heat your stuffing, mashed potatoes & remaining gravy

Assembly:

  • Add 2 tablespoons or more of meat to each of the tortillas
  • Layer a tablespoon or so of mashed potatoes over the meat
  • Layer a tablespoon or so of stuffing over the potatoes
  • Sprinkle shredded cheese over taco (OPTIONAL)
  • Pour a drizzle of gravy over them
  • Place entire tray into the over for 3 -5min if desired for final heat

Serving:

  • Serve entire tray of tacos from the oven to the table
  • Place one Taco Rack Single on each plate
  • Place one "Day After" taco on your Single
  • Drizzle some turkey gravy over the top
  • Add slivers of cranberries to garnish

WISHING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY A VERY HAPPY THANKSGIVING!