Mexican Beef and Tortillas

For ultra convenience, refrigerated beef pot roast can't be beat. Use it in this casual recipe with green chillies and you'll have tacos on the table in 20 minutes.


Mexican Beef and Tortillas

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Servings: 4
Total Time: 20 mins
Related Categories: Beef, Quick and Easy
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Ingredients
  • 8  6  inches 
    corn tortillas
  • 1  17  ounce package 
    refrigerated beef pot roast with juices
  • 1  14 1/2 ounce can 
    diced tomatoes with green chilies
  • 1   
    green sweet pepper, cut into strips
  • 1   
    lime, cut into wedges
  •  
    Dairy sour cream (optional)
  •  
    Fresh cilantro sprigs (optional)
Directions
1.
Wrap tortillas in microwave-safe paper towels. Microwave on 100 percent power (high) 45 to 60 seconds or until warm. Cover; set aside.
2.
Microwave beef according to package directions. Meanwhile, place undrained tomatoes in small saucepan; heat through.
3.
Remove meat, reserving juices. Cut in slices. Serve on warmed tortillas with tomatoes and green pepper strips. Pass lime wedges, sour cream, and cilantro. Drizzle reserved juices. Makes 4 servings.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 319, Fat, total (g) 10, chol. (mg) 64, sat. fat (g) 5, carb. (g) 34, Monosaturated fat (g) 0, Polyunsaturated fat (g) 1, fiber (g) 5, sugar (g) 7, pro. (g) 27, vit. A (IU) 728.85, vit. C (mg) 40.15, Thiamin (mg) 0.07, Riboflavin (mg) 0.05, Niacin (mg) 0.99, Pyridoxine (Vit. B6) (mg) 0.18, Folate (g) 8.06, Cobalamin (Vit. B12) (g) 0, sodium (mg) 857, Potassium (mg) 166, calcium (mg) 70.68, iron (mg) 3.42, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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