Walnut Tacos with Sweet Apple SalsaIngredients:

Walnut-Meat:
1 cup walnuts
1 Tbsp. chili powder
2 tsp. cumin
1 tsp. chipotle powder
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. black pepper
1 Tbsp. lemon juice

Salsa:
2 tomatoes
1 orange bell pepper
1 apple
1 serrano pepper (optional if you don’t like spicy)
Juice from 1 lime
1/4 cup fresh cilantro
Salt, to taste

Instructions:

  1. Add walnuts and dry seasonings to a food processor (don’t add lemon juice yet) and process to a powder.
  2. Add lemon juice and pulse until you reach a ground texture…
    Alternatively, if you don’t have a food processor, just use your hands or a mortar and pestle to grind the walnuts and mix ingredients together.
  3. For the salsa, add all ingredients to a food processor or finely chop and mix.
  4. Stuff your favorite taco shell or keep it raw by using lettuce leafs.

Variations:  Top with coconut cream or avocado, hot sauce, lime juice, cilantro and/or serrano pepper slices… Whatever makes you happy!

Recipe courtesy of Jessica Hope