Pita Pocket Tacos can be made as a delicious vegetable or a meaty meal. Spray with a lime wedge to bring out the many flavors!
1/2 pound lean ground meat 2 Tbsp. water (optional)
1/2 cup yellow pepper, sliced
2 Tbsp. tomato sauce
1/2 cup onion
1/8 tsp ground cumin
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 garlic clove, minced
Chopped finely 2 ounces low fat Monterey Jack cheese
1 Tomato, chopped
1 Avocado diced
1 pocket (pita) bread, cut in half
Brown ground meat and drain off fat.
Add onions, pepper and salt; cook until tender, about 10 minutes.
Combine garlic and cumin together. Add water to garlic and cumin, stir, then add to browned meat.
Stir in tomato sauce.
Simmer on low heat for about 10 minutes.
Warm pocket bread in toaster or oven.
Stuff with ground meat mixture and garnish with lettuce, tomato, avocado and low fat cheese. Serves 2.
NUTRITION FACTS (per serving) – Calories 480 ~ fat 25 g ~ calories from fat 230 ~ sodium 285 mg ~total carbohydrate 29 g