Mexican Tacos with a twist | How to make Mexican Tacos with a twist

By Ruchi Joshi  |  28th Sep 2015  |  
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About Mexican Tacos with a twist Recipe

Mexican Tacos are generally filled in with rajma beans & salsa sauce. Here comes a twist to suit it up to our indian pallet, I have filled it with a Maharashtra famous Teekhi misal with Kat (gravy) & served with farsan. Idea: Cookery show on TV.

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Mexican Tacos with a twist

Ingredients to make Mexican Tacos with a twist

  • To make Misal:
  • oil - 2 tsp
  • mustard seeds - 1 tsp
  • Handful of curry leaves.
  • Red chili powder - 2 tbsp
  • 1 tsp - Haldi | turmeric Powder
  • onion chopped - 1
  • tomatoes - 1 (chopped)
  • (boiled & mashed) Potato - 1
  • Soaked & drained poha - 1 cup
  • 2 - Chopped green chillies
  • Sprouted Moth beans - 1/2 Cup
  • salt to taste
  • Misal masala powder - 1 tbsp
  • lime juice - 1 tbsp
  • Fresh Dhania | coriander Leaves
  • For making Kat/Gravy :
  • 1 onion - finely chopped
  • tomatoes - 2 (finely chopped)
  • dessicated coconut - 2 tsp
  • Haldi/ turmeric - 1 tsp
  • salt to taste
  • Lalmirch powder/ Red chili powder - 2 tsp
  • Goda masala - 2 tbsp
  • curry leaves - A few as per choice
  • lemon juice - 2 tsp
  • To make homemade Sour cream:
  • Hung curds - 1 & a 1/2 Cups
  • A pinch of salt
  • vinegar - 1 tbsp
  • Fresh cream - 1/2 cup
  • lemon juice - 1 tsp
  • 4 tbsp - processed cheese
  • Farsan - a handful
  • Taco shells - 6

How to make Mexican Tacos with a twist

  1. Pressure cook the sprouted moth with salt to 2 whistles. Keep aside. In a deep pan put oil. Add mustard seeds. When it starts spluttering, add curry leaves, red chili powder, haldi, & chopped onions. Saute for a while.
  2. Add chopped tomatoes, mashed potatoes, soaked poha, green chilies, sprouted & boiled moth beans, some salt, misal masala powder. Give a gentle mix.
  3. Before switching off the flame put lemon juice. Garnish with chopped coriander leaves.
  4. To make the Thick Kat/gravy: In a pan put oil. Add chopped onions. brown it on low to medium flame. Add desiccated coconut. Add chopped tomatoes.
  5. Put haldi, salt, lal mirch powder, Goda masala powder. Now add curry patta for flavour. Mix nicely. Add lemon juice. Gravy has to be made thick. If required add very less water.
  6. To make Sour cream: Take hung curds. Add fresh cream in to it. Whip it. Add a pinch of salt. Add lemon juice & vinegar. Mix nicely.
  7. Now Assemble: Take taco shells in a plate. Fill in with misal. Layer it with kat/thick gravy. Top it with sour cream. Now add farsan. Put grated cheese on it. Again put some more farsan.
  8. Garnish with fresh coriander leaves & some more sour cream.

My Tip:

Be careful while adding salt.

Reviews for Mexican Tacos with a twist (2)

Deviyani Srivastava2 years ago

Must taste yum!!!!

Sukhmani Bedi2 years ago

Sounds delicious. Picture please :)