Mushroom and beef soft shell tacos


Sneak some mushrooms into your kid's tacos for a healthy added extra.


400g button, cup or flat mushrooms

2 tsp olive oil

1 brown onion, finely chopped

30g sachet taco seasoning

400g beef mince

1/2 cup tomato passata

10 mini flour tortillas


1 tbs olive oil

1/2 lime, juiced

2 tomatoes, chopped

1 avocado, diced

1 small green capsicum, diced

2 green onions (shallots), finely chopped

1/4 cup coriander leaves


Finely chop mushrooms by hand or put in a food processor, use pulse button to finely chop. Heat oil in a saucepan over medium heat. Add onion and seasoning, cook until soft. Increase heat to high, add mushrooms and mince, cook, stirring, for 8-10 minutes until browned. Add tomato pasatta and bring to a simmer. Reduce heat to low and simmer 15 minutes or until sauce thickens.

To make salsa, whisk oil and lime juice together in a bowl. Stir in tomatoes, avocado, capsicum, onions and coriander.

Char-grill tortillas or warm following packet directions. Divide mushroom mince mixture and salsa evenly between tortillas. Serve with chipotle mayonnaise if desired.

This recipe was brought to you by the Power of Mushrooms.