Spicy lamb mince tacos

spicy lamb tacos

A delicious wholesome meal in 30 minutes. Quicker than a take away and tastier than a ready made meal. Make sure to regularly add this recipe to your weekly meal plan. Alternatively use turkey mince or a good lean beef mince.

Approx total cost: £5.64*

Serves: 4

Total times: 30 minutes


  • 1 onion (peeled and diced finely)
  • 1 tblsp olive oil
  • 450 g lamb mince
  • 1 tsp garlic puree
  • 1 tsp cracked black pepper
  • 0.5 tsp paprika (optional)
  • 0.5 tsp cumin
  • 100 mls water
  • 4 lettuce leaves (washed and shredded)
  • 4 tomatoes (de-seeded and diced)
  • 2 spring onions (washed and sliced)
  • 8 taco shells baked (warm)
  • 100 mls sour cream


  • Fry the onions in a frying pan for 2 -3 minutes, add the mince, garlic, spices and water
  • Fry until the mince is cooked
  • Place the mince in the taco shells, top with the prepared salad and optional sour cream
  • Serve immediately with extra salad.

*(prices correct at time of publication – supermarket offers and prices may vary)