Pin It We are always trying new vegetarian recipes to get more bang for our buck while grocery shopping. Big juicy portabellas are an excellent replacement for meat because of their meat like texture and also have 5g of protein in one cup. We will definitely be incorporating portabellas in our cooking in the future.. yum. These Portabella Fajitas adapted from Hungry Girl on the Food Network were so good and not to mention, good for you!
adapted from Hungry Girl on the Food Network
2 Portabella Mushrooms, stems removed
2 small red bell peppers
1 small yellow pepper
1 medium onion
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tbs olive oil
1/4 tsp. salt
1/8 tsp. chili powder, or more to taste
1/8 tsp. ground cumin
1/2 of a lime
Warmed Torillas Sliced Avocado
1 recipe Pico De Gallo as follows
Dallop of Greek Yogurt
Slice Peppers, Mushrooms and onions. Mince two cloves garlic. Heat a large saucepan with one tablespoon of olive oil to medium heat. Sautee peppers, onions and garlic for two minutes. Add Portabellas and chili powder, cumin, salt and pepper. Cook until peppers and mushrooms are softened. Squeeze the juice of half of a lime and mix.
Serve over warmed tortillas and top with sliced avocado, shredded cheese, Greek Yogurt and Pico de Gallo.
Pico De Gallo
1/2 of lime, juiced
1 clove garlic, minced
1 Tbs Olive Oil
2 Green Onions, chopped
8 leaves of Cilantro, roughly chopped
Salt and Pepper
Optional: chili pepper
Dice the tomatoes and set in a small bowl. Mix in minced garlic, juice of half of a lime, olive oil, chopped green onions and cilantro. Mix. Salt and Pepper to taste. Add a chili pepper, if you prefer spicy pico.