Taco Tuesday: 10 Soft tacos that put crispy shells to shame
There's nothing quite like a pillowy-soft tortilla stuffed full of tasty ingredients. Whether you like tender, slow-cooked meats, roasted veggies or inspired fruit salsas, crispy shells can't hold a candle to these soft tacos.
1. Crispy cheese and jalapeño-stuffed zucchini flower soft tacos
Image: White Pepper Project
Forget the crispy shell, and top your soft tacos with crispy cheese-stuffed zucchini flowers instead.
2. Spicy barbacoa soft tacos
Image: Bev Cooks
Spicy barbacoa is the perfect filling for a soft and tender tortilla.
3. Easy vegetable soft tacos
Image: Cookin' Canuck
Tons of flavorful veggies pack these soft tacos to the brim.
4. Chipotle chicken soft tacos with pineapple salsa and slaw
Image: Boulder Locavore
Spicy chicken, tangy-sweet salsa and crunchy slaw make this a perfectly balanced soft taco.
5. Charbroiled lemongrass chicken and tamago banh mi tacos with 5-spice mayo
Image: The Pig & Quill
This fusion soft taco is the stuff of dreams.
6. Buffalo chickpea soft tacos with avocado sour cream
Images: Olives for Dinner
Spicy Buffalo sauce never tasted so good as on chickpea tacos served with vegan avocado sour cream.
7. Cajun shrimp tacos with mango salsa
Image: Thyme to Eat
Spicy, succulent Cajun shrimp and sweet mango salsa belong together in these soft tacos.
8. Curry and beer-battered fish tacos
These soft tacos are full of crispy fish fried in a flavorful beer and curry batter.
9. Pineapple-lime chicken soft tacos with avocado-pineapple salsa
Image: Little Kitchen, Big Bites
This citrusy chicken is mellowed out by creamy avocado and sweet pineapple salsa.
10. Grilled shrimp tacos with cilantro pesto
Image: Brooklyn Homemaker
Pesto on a taco? You bet! It's the perfect match for grilled shrimp in these soft tacos.