Healthy 15-Minute BBQ Chicken Tacos Recipe

Dec 8 2022
Need a quick meal? Throw together this healthy 15-minute BBQ chicken tacos recipe! Using ground chicken means not having to slice or shred the meat, and the only thing that needs any chopping is a little cilantro. (P.S. If you have leftovers, the filling tastes great on top of a salad!)

Hungry Girl's Healthy BBQ Chicken & Corn Tacos Recipe

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1/2 of recipe (2 tacos): 347 calories, 10g total fat (3g sat. fat), 422mg sodium, 36.5g carbs, 2.5g fiber, 11.5g sugars, 28.5g protein

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Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 10 minutes


8 oz. raw extra-lean ground chicken (at least 98% lean)

1/4 tsp. garlic powder

1/4 tsp. onion powder

1/3 cup frozen sweet corn kernels

3 tbsp. BBQ sauce, or more for topping

Four 6-inch corn tortillas

3 tbsp. reduced-fat shredded cheddar cheese

2 tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro


Bring a skillet sprayed with nonstick spray to medium-high heat. Add chicken and seasonings. Cook and crumble for about 5 minutes, until chicken is fully cooked. Add corn. Cook and stir until hot, about 1 minute.

Remove skillet from heat. Add BBQ sauce, and stir to coat.

Place tortillas between damp paper towels, and microwave for 15 seconds, or until warm.

Fill tortillas with chicken mixture, cheese, and cilantro.


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