chicken nugget tacos with fresh salsa

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  • add   1 TBLS cilantro, minced
  • add   1 TBLS lime juice
  • add   2 scallions, minced
  • add   1 tomato, diced
  • add   1/2 cup bottled, prepared salsa
  • add   <u>Salsa</u>
  • add   1 1/2 cups lettuce, shredded
  • add   1 1/2 cups cheddar cheese, grated
  • add   1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • add   1 16 ounce can refried beans
  • add   15 taco shells (crisp)
  • add   2 10 ounce packages chicken nuggets (frozen)


  1. Preheat oven to 400 F.In medium bowl, stir together salsa, tomato, scallions, lime juice and cilantro. Set aside.On large sheetpan, place chicken nuggets. Place in oven and bake 3 minutes. Place tortilla taco shells on separate sheetpan; add to oven. Bake chicken nuggets and taco shells for 4- 5 minutes more, until shells are crisp and chicken and heated throughout.While chicken and shells are baking, refried beans in medium bowl. Add cayenne pepper and stir to mix well.To prepare tacos, spread a spoonful of refried beans in each taco shell. Add two nuggets. Pass salsa, cheese and lettuce separately, to be sprinkled on tacos.Makes 15 tacos.Nutritional Information, Per Serving:242 calories; 10 g fat; 3.7 g saturated fat; 17 g carbohydrate