Al Pastor-Style Chicken Street Tacos

Soft corn flour tortillas filled with al pastor inspired seasoned pulled chicken served over Spanish style rice and topped with shredded lettuce, fire roasted corn, Pico de Gallo and lime crema.



22 oz. Tyson® All Natural* Pulled Chicken, #1046210928 
30 tortillas Mexican Original® Receta De Oro® 6.25" Shelf Stable Whole Grain Reduced Sodium Flour Tortillas, 288/1.02 oz.
1/3 cup Al pastor seasoning (or Mexican Seasoning, salt free) 
5 cups Spanish-style Rice, prepared 
1 ½ cups Pico de Gallo, prepared 
2 ½ cups Shredded Lettuce 
1 ½ cups Fire Roasted Corn, prepared 
1 ½ cups Sour Cream, low fat 
2 Tbsp Lime Juice 
  1. In a mixing bowl, thoroughly mix sour cream and lime juice.  Hold Lime Crema under refrigeration until ready to build tacos. 
  2. Thaw pulled chicken and thoroughly mix with Al Pastor seasoning.
  3. Bake Pulled Chicken on a parchment lined sheet pan at 350°F for 10-12 minutes.  Hold in hot box at 145°F until you are ready to build tacos.
  4. Prepare Spanish-style Rice according to manufacturers instructions and keep warm in hot box until ready to build tacos.

To Build Tacos:

  1. Place 3 taco shells in serving container and, using a #8 scoop (1/2 cup), divide rice evenly between taco shells
  2. Using a 2.0 oz. spoodle, top rice with seasoned chicken – dividing evenly between the 3 tacos
  3. Divide ½ cup of lettuce evenly between the three tacos
  4. Use a 1 oz. spoodle (1/8 cup) to divide corn between the tacos
  5. Use a 1 oz. spoodle with holes (1/8 cup) to evenly divide Pico de Gallo between the tree tacos
  6. Use a 1 oz. ladle to evenly divide Lime Crema between tacos then serve


Chef’s Note: To make your own Pico de Gallo, combine 3 cups diced tomatoes, 1 ½ cups diced onion, ½ cup diced jalapenos (ribs and seeds removed), ½ cup chopped cilantro, ¼ cup lime juice.

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