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Skip the fast food taco joints and make tastier, healthier tacos at home. Tacos are the perfect use for leftover shredded roast chicken. You could also use thinly sliced steak, small grilled shrimp, even seasoned and cooked ground beef or turkey. Tacos are so versatile!  
GF - 8 tacos

8 small organic corn tortillas
2 cups finely shredded green or red cabbage (or dark lettuce leaves)
2 large roma tomatoes, diced or slice thin
2 avocados, sliced into thin wedges
2 cups shredded roast chicken breast
2 ounces shredded jalapeno-jack cheese (optional)
Fresh cilantro (optional)
1-2 large limes cut into quarters
½ cup Creamy Chipotle-Lime Sauce

1. Warm tortillas for about 30 seconds in the microwave wrapped in wax paper or in an oven-safe tortilla warmer, until they are soft and pliable.
2. Spread each tortilla with 1 tablespoon of sauce. Top with cabbage, tomato, avocado, chicken, cheese, and cilantro. Squeeze lime over the top.

Creamy Chipotle-Lime Sauce

Make your tacos sing with this fresh spicy sauce. It works well with any taco meat or toppings.
Makes ½ cup

¼ cup plain Greek yogurt
¼ cup organic or vegan mayonnaise
1 tablespoon lime juice
2 pinches Kosher or sea salt
1 pinch black pepper
1 garlic clove, minced
1/8 teaspoon ground chipotle powder (or cayenne)
1. Whisk yogurt through chipotle powder in a small bowl until smooth.

Based on The Daniel Plan book, The Daniel Plan Cookbook: 40 Days to a Healthier Life is a beautiful four-color cookbook filled with more than 100 delicious, Daniel Plan-approved recipes that offer an abundance of options to bring nutritious cooking into your kitchen to help transform your health in the best way imaginable—from the inside out.

Do you struggle to give up that beloved hamburger or bowl of fries? Try these healthy fast food swaps! We guarantee you will love them just as much as the originals! 1. Pizza Pizza makes a great treat, but the take-out versions are loaded with highly processed ingredients, loads of refined fats, preservatives and other additives. Instead, add your favorite toppings to this delicious cauliflower pizza base that bumps up your veggie intake and satisfies those cravings! ...

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