Bacon and Swiss Chard Tacos

bacon and swiss chard tacos Entree Mediterranean
Bacon and Swiss Chard Tacos
  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 25 min
  • Ingredients 10
  • Servings 5

Chard gives this Mediterranean-style taco dish fresh twist. MORE+ LESS-

Updated August 2, 2012
Progresso Broth
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Progresso Broth


tablespoon vegetable oil
slices thick-cut bacon, diced
small red onion, sliced
cloves garlic, finely chopped
teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
bunch Swiss chard, stems trimmed and cut into ribbons (about 5 cups)
cup Progresso™ reduced sodium chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
Old El Paso™ flour tortillas for soft tacos & fajitas (6 inch)
cup crumbled queso fresco cheese


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  • 1
    In 10-inch skillet, cook oil and bacon over medium heat 5 minutes; add sliced onion. Season with a pinch of salt; cook 5 to 8 minutes or until bacon is crispy and onion is soft and lightly browned. Drain.
  • 2
    Add garlic and red pepper flakes. Cook about 1 minute, stirring occasionally, until garlic is fragrant. Add Swiss chard and chicken broth. Cook 5 to 6 minutes or until Swiss chard is tender and has wilted.
  • 3
    Place tortillas on microwavable plate. Cover with waxed paper, and microwave 45 to 60 seconds or until warm.
  • 4
    Fill each tortilla with Swiss chard and bacon mixture, then top with cheese.

Expert Tips

  • Red pepper flakes can be quite spicy. For children or those who do not enjoy spicy food, eliminate red pepper flakes from the recipe.
  • Queso fresco cheese is very similar in texture to feta cheese. If you are unable to find queso fresco cheese, substitute feta cheese.

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