Marinated Carne Asada with Spicy Cucumber Salsa Verde
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Trader Joe's carne asada is the star ingredient in these easy Mexican Tacos. The cucumber salsa verde sauce is spicy and adds the perfect amount of crunch.
Serves: 2-3
  • Trader Joe's carne asada meat
  • ¾ cup salsa verde
  • 1 English cucumber, sliced in half length-wise, then each piece sliced in half length-wise again, and chopped into tiny pieces
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, deseeded and minced
  • Cilantro
  • 1 lime, quartered
  • Tortillas
  1. Cook carne asada according to package directions. Set aside and let rest 10 minutes. Slice into thin strips.
  2. In small bowl, mix together salsa verde, cucumber, and jalapeño pepper.
  3. Heat tortillas according to package directions.
  4. Layer tortillas with carne asada, salsa verde mix, cilantro, and squeeze juice of 1 piece of lime on top.
Recipe by Meg's Meal Planning at