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California Fresh Mex Tacos Recipe

  • icons/brand/timer copy 2 Created with Sketch. Cook Time: 10 Minutes
  • icons/brand/silverware copy Created with Sketch. Yield: 6
  • Color and crunch define this vegetarian taco. Credit: allrecipes


  • 1 (7-oz) can can Green Giant Mexicorn
  • 1 can Black Beans
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp kosher salt
  • 3 tbsp chopped chives, divided
  • 1 box Yellow Corn Taco Shells
  • 4 medium, ripe avocados
  • 1 recipe quick pickled cabbage (see provided)
  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
Quick Pickled Red Cabbage
  • 3 cup thinly sliced red cabbage, core removed
  • 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp Sugar


  1. In a small bowl, combine Mexicorn, black beans, lime juice, 2 tablespoons chopped chives, ground cumin seed, and kosher salt. Mix well to combine.
  2. Halve each avocado lengthwise, peel and remove pits. Cut each half into 3 wedges (24 pieces total).
  3. Place two wedges of avocado into each taco shell. Top with Mexicorn-black bean mixture from step 1, quick pickled cabbage (recipe below), Greek yogurt, and additional chives as desired. Serve immediately.


  1. In a medium bowl, combine cabbage, vinegar, salt and sugar. Massage with hands and mix well to combine. Let rest 30 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes to combine. Serve immediately, or cover and refrigerate for 2 days.Yield: 2 cups