Every family loves to have taco night, but it isn’t always the most diet friendly of foods. I have come up with a solution that will allow you to enjoy the tastes and fun of taco night but without the guilt. This taco salad, made with only one extra ingredient than the tacos, has a smart points value of 7 on the Weight Watchers Freestyle program. So go ahead and plan that Taco Tuesday and enjoy it with your family.
Enjoying this taco salad on family taco night is a satisfying and healthy way to get all the Mexican taste you are expecting without all the guilt.
- 1 lb Ground turkey lean
- 1 pkg Taco seasoning
- 8 Taco shells
- 1 ½ cup Salad mix pre-washed
- 1 cup Sharp cheddar cheese shredded
- ½ cup Greek yogurt plain and low fat
- 2 Roma tomatoes diced
- ½ cup Salsa
Brown the ground turkey in a large nonstick skillet.
Add in the taco seasoning and cook according to the package directions.
Heat the taco shells according to the package directions.
Place salad mix on a plate.
Take 1 taco shell and crumble on top of the salad.
Top with ¼ cup of the ground turkey mixture, 2 Tbsp of cheese, 2 Tbsp of greek yogurt, some tomatoes, and salsa.
Equally, divide the remaining ingredients and make 2 tacos per person.