Asadero Cheese Tacos with Salsa Verde Recipe

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An easy to prepare taco filling made with chunks of asadero cheese softened in a spicy roasted green tomato salsa served on warm corn tortillas. Garlic, cumin, and epazote add a deep herbal flavor to the salsa.

12 tacos
1 (¼ lb.) asadero Oaxaca, or panela cheese
1 lb. green tomatoes about 8 medium size
4 serrano chiles
¼ medium white onion about 2 ounces
1 clove garlic
¼ teaspoon whole cumin
3 fresh epazote leaves or 1 teaspoon dried
6 sprigs fresh cilantro makes about 2 tbsp chopped cilantro
2 tablespoons cooking oil
½ cup water
1 teaspoon salt
12 corn tortillas

Making the Salsa Verde

  • In a dry medium-hot pan blacken the green tomatoes, onion, serrano chiles, and garlic. Leave the skin on the garlic. You will remove it after charring.
  • Cook...
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Nutritions

Calories
1053

Sodium
2819mg
117% DV

Fat
40g
62% DV

Protein
24g
49% DV

Carbs
171g
58% DV

Fiber
26g
106% DV

Rich and fudgy, this easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread is the perfect cross between a chocolate pound cake, brownies, and a classic loaf of zucchini bread! It's moist and tender thanks to sour cream in the batter, and studded with miniature chocolate chips for even more decadent flavor. Serve a couple of slices of double chocolate zucchini bread for breakfast or brunch with a cup of coffee, for an afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

1 c sugar
1/2 c sour cream
1/2 c vegetable oil
1/3 c milk
2 eggs
2 t vanilla extract
2 c all purpose flour
1/2 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 (½ t) baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon kosher salt
1 c shredded zucchini ( patted dry )
12 slices
  • Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease a deep 8 ½ x 4 ½ -inch or a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together sugar, sour cream, oil and milk. Whisk in eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
2644

Sodium
2217mg
92% DV

Fat
59g
92% DV

Protein
87g
175% DV

Carbs
458g
155% DV

Fiber
50g
202% DV