Top 10: Unique Taco Recipes


Ten unique taco recipes you will love. Some people live for Fridays, but I live for Taco Tuesdays. Nothing beats a satisfying taco to end your Tuesday, or any day really, right. These chicken chili garlic lime tacos are a staple in our house and posted below are ten unique meat-filled taco recipes I hope you enjoy! For more tacos check out these vegetarian tacos and fish tacos too! 


Unique Taco Recipes

These are some of the most unique and flavorful tacos you could eat! From Thai tacos, to apple & chicken tacos, to Korean pulled pork tacos with Kimchi, you’ll find a delicious and unique taco recipe to make this week!

Thai Chicken Tacos

Thai Chicken Tacos from Mountain Mama Cooks
are full of amazing flavors! you can’t go wrong with purple cabbage and fresh cilantro in your tacos. Don’t you just love how colorful these are?

Apple and Chicken Tacos with Pumpkin Mayo

Apple and Chicken Tacos with Pumpkin Mayo from Cooking and Beer
makes for a super unique flavor combo that will keep you coming back for more!

Simple Beef Street Tacos

Simple Beef Street Tacos from Bev Cooks because sometimes simple and classic really is best.

Chicken Tacos with Queso fresco


Chili, Lime, and Garlic Chicken Tacos with Queso fresco and Cilantro are a weeknight staple in our house! These are a perfect weeknight meal.

BBQ Margarita Chicken Tacos with Sweet Jalapeño Margarita Salsa

BBQ Margarita Chicken Tacos with Sweet Jalapeño Margarita Salsa from Half Baked Harvest
are so full of flavor… talk about some gourmet tacos! 

Korean Pulled Pork Tacos with Kimchi

Korean Pulled Pork Tacos with Kimchi and Queso Fresco
are loaded with flavor and taste like perfection once you squeeze a little lime juice on top! The pork is spicy and sweet, and pairs well with the red salsa and kimchi.  Cilantro and lime salsa provide a nice crunch and all the flavors work so well together.

Ancho Chicken Tacos with Cilantro Slaw

ancho chicken tacos with cilantro slaw and avocado cream

Create authentic Mexican-style tacos by cooking the chicken in a mixture of ancho chili powder and cumin and serving over corn tortillas topped with slaw. Ancho Chicken Tacos with Cilantro Slaw and Avocado Cream are simple and delicious! Be sure to make that avocado cream!

Chicken Tacos Inspired by Cafe Rio

top 10 taco recipes: chicken tacos inspired by cafe rio

Chicken Tacos Inspired by Cafe Rio from Cooking Classy
because if you don’t have a Cafe Rio near you, this is how you can get your fill! This chicken is so easy to make in your slow cooker. Simply toss in a few ingredients along with some spices, and then allow it to cook low and slow all day while the flavors meld together

Corn, Tomatillo and Chicken Tacos

top 10 taco recipes: corn tomatillo and chicken tacos

Corn, Tomatillo and Chicken Tacos from Camille Styles
are the perfect summer tacos to enjoy during peak corn season.

Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw

top 10 taco recipes: pulled pork tacos

Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw from How Sweet It Is
are basically a flavor explosion In your mouth that you will not regret! These tacos make great leftovers too.

If you make any taco recipes recipes from this week’s top 10 unique taco recipes post please share on instagram using hashtag #rainbowdelicious & #tacotuesday and tag me @rainbowdelicious, I’d love to see what you are up to in your kitchen! Have a great week!

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  1. Oh yum! I LOVE tacos. Those all look fabulous!

  2. They all look so good, I’m not sure which one I want to make first!

  3. These look fabulous!! I love tacos in every form, so these will be fun to try out!

  4. Emily,
    What a terrific round up! We like to eat tacos often, they are a great way to include farm share veggies into a meal the whole family will enjoy.
    Pinned to Rockin’ Recipe Round Ups because this rocks.

  5. Thank you for this delicious round-up! They all look tempting and yummy. Pinned, too. 🙂

  6. I LOVE tacos! This is a great roundup!

  7. Diana Johnson says

    I love the variety of recipes you’ve gathered here!

  8. I love how most of these are chicken tacos! Thanks for this round-up. I’m saving these for later!

  9. What a treasure trove of recipes here. We love Tacos in our house.. Thanks a million!

  10. Great taco round-up! Thanks for sharing 🙂

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