7 Quick Fix Tacos For Late-Night Satisfaction
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Tacos are just perfect for any moment. Whether you're having dinner with your family or just feeling hungry, they're a great choice. But quite often, many consider ordering it online instead of making it at home, because they fear homemade tacos won't have the same taste and feel.

Surprisingly, making tacos at home is easier than you think. And with options for customization, you can craft tacos based on your unique preferences. It is extremely beneficial when you're craving tacos late at night and all your favourite taco joints are closed.

With healthy ingredients and a little bit of know-how, you'll be whipping up delicious tacos in no time. And you can satisfy your cravings without ever having to leave the house. For making a simple taco shell, just make a smooth dough of maize flour and some all-purpose flour with carom seeds and salt to taste, roll this dough in thin sheets and prick with a fork. Then deep fry these sheets and make a half-moon shape while it's hot and soft. You can also make it in the oven by hanging the sheets with a grill, creating a half-moon shape and baking it until it gets nice and crispy.

Now that you know how easy it is to make taco shells, jump onto the recipes and try them tonight.

7 Easy Taco Recipes To Curb Late-Night Hunger

1) Vegetable Stir Fry Taco

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Simple vegetable stir fry can be a perfect filling for your taco shells. With all the vegetables like carrots, cauliflower, bell pepper, onions, mushrooms, tomatoes, and beans, you can make a simple stir fry with seasonings and spices of choice. Place this stir fry in taco shells and top with cheese, mayonnaise and ketchup.

2) Egg Taco

The satisfaction that comes from scrambled eggs in the middle of the night is heavenly. It gets even better when you use it as a filling for your taco shells. Just make a quick scrambled egg dish with the desired texture and stuff it inside the shells. Top it with mayonnaise, cheese and ketchup and enjoy!

3) Aloo Tikki Taco

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With this recipe, taco gets an Indian twist. This innovative combination features crispy aloo tikkis tucked inside taco shells with fresh lettuce, onions, tomatoes and a drizzle of mayo and ketchup. For added fun, you can top it with sev and chaat masala to add that street food feel.

4) Chicken Taco

Chicken has always been a standard filling for tacos all around the world. Juicy chicken shredded and tossed in flavourful sauce gives a comforting relief when served inside taco shells. This recipe is perfect when you have leftover chicken in your fridge and want to turn it into something delicious.

5) Quinoa and Beans Taco

Quinoa and beans offer a wholesome nutrition boost in the middle of the night, and it is also a perfect filling for tacos. Just make a quick stir fry with soaked quinoa and beans with chopped onions, tomatoes, coriander, bell pepper and spices. Tuck it in taco shells and top with lettuce leaves for garnish.

6) Roasted Cauliflower Taco

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Crispy roasted cauliflower is a mouthwatering vegetarian take on tacos with tender florets almost feeling like juicy chicken pieces. When seasoned with spices and roasted on a grill, cauliflower gets an exciting deep flavour with a soothing texture. Top it with fresh salsa, creamy avocado, and fresh lime juice.

7) Breakfast Taco

A delicious morning treat turned into a late-night craving buster gives that wholesome feeling when you're hungry. Instead of a crispy shell, this taco uses a soft tortilla. Scrambled eggs with protein, melted cheese and add-ons like salsa avocado, or potatoes add to the satisfying experience.

Tacos can be a perfect hunger buster for you in the middle of the night when you're craving something delicious. All of these recipes come together within 30 minutes and give a relaxing satisfaction.