Zucchini Taco Boats | Whole 30 | Thyme & JOY

Zucchini Taco Boats | Whole 30

November 14, 2017Thyme and JOY
These easy zucchini taco boats make it easy to bring back taco Tuesday or taco any day when you're kicking ass on your Whole 30 journey. | Thyme + JOY

Taco Tuesday has a new meaning when you’re on the Whole 30. What I mean by that is, it’s not a thing UNLESS you can figure out a way to hold precious taco meat cargo in a vessel that has no grains and only compliant ingredients. That way is through are zucchini taco boats . . .

These easy zucchini taco boats make it easy to bring back taco Tuesday or taco any day when you’re kicking ass on your Whole 30 journey.

ZUCCHINI TACO BOATS | WHOLE 30

These easy zucchini taco boats make it easy to bring back taco Tuesday or taco any day when you're kicking ass on your Whole 30 journey. | Thyme + JOY

These easy zucchini taco boats make it easy to bring back taco Tuesday or taco any day when you're kicking ass on your Whole 30 journey. | Thyme + JOY
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Zucchini Taco Boats | Whole 30
Course: dinner, gluten free, grain free, lunch, paleo, whole 30
Servings: 4
Ingredients
  • 6 Zucchini
  • 1/2 Red Onion Chopped
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper
  • 2 tbsp Taco Seasoning
  • 1 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1.5 pounds Ground Beef
  • 1/2 cup Almond Flour
  • 1/4 cup Cilantro, chopped
Instructions
  1. Preheat your oven to 350

  2. Cut the tops off each zucchini and cut down the middle lengthwise

  3. On a non stick baking sheet, place zucchini flesh side down and bake for 20-15 minutes or until zucchini starts to soften

  4. In the meantime, heat oil in a pan and add onions and pepper and saute until onions are translucent. Add ground beef and taco seasoning and saute until meat is cooked through

  5. Once zucchini boats are cooled down, take a spoon and scrape out the flesh and seeds of each zucchini half and save the the flesh

  6. Chop the insides of the zucchini until it forms a chunky paste. Add it to a bowl with the ground beef mixture and half cup of almond flour. 

  7. Stir ingredients together until combined and stuff into the zucchini boats packing tightly. 

  8. Put each zucchini boat back on the baking sheet flesh side up and broil for 3-5 minutes or until tops are browned and crispy.

  9. Add chopped cilantro on top and serve with Whole 30 compliant salsa. 

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