Grilled Pineapple Chicken Street Tacos

Delicious grilled pineapple and chicken street tacos for a quick weeknight dinner? Yes please! Top with a yogurt based avocado crema. Make the avocado crema ahead of time, up to 3 days, and store in the fridge until ready to use.

  • Crema:
  • 3/4 Cup Plain Yogurt
  • 1 Cup Cilantro
  • 1/2 Medium Avocado
  • 1/2 Lime (Juiced)
  • 1 Teaspoon Ground Cumin
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Kosher Salt
  • 1 Garlic Clove
  • Tacos:
  • 5 Ounces Fresh Or Canned Pineapple Slices
  • 6 Corn Tortillas (6 Or 8 Inch)
  • 1 Pound Grilled Chicken Breasts (Sliced)
  • 3 Tablespoons Red Onion (Diced)
  • 6 Avocado Slices
  • 1/4 Cup Chopped Cilantro
  1. To make the creama: Combine yogurt, cilantro, avocado, lime juice, cumin, kosher salt, and garlic in food processor or blender. Purée until smooth. Set aside.
  2. Heat grill to a medium-high. Grill chicken breasts and pineapple for about 10 minutes until done. Remove from grill. Slice chicken and dice pineapple.
  3. To assemble tacos. Add chicken, pineapple, red onion, avocado, and cilantro.
  4. Top each with avocado crema and serve immediately.
  5. Serves 3
  6. Prep Time: 20 Minutes Cook Time: 10 Minutes Total Time: 30 Minutes
  7. “Work With What You Got!”
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Victoria has been cooking and writing recipes since she was a a young girl. Originally from Nebraska, her appreciation for culinary technique took off when she moved to Lyon, France. Victoria is published in Hearst Newspapers, Greenwich Free Press, New Canaanite, and more.

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