Today is National Taco Day

Today is National Taco Day

How amazing is it that National Taco Day lands on a Tuesday? It’s pretty incredible. Whether you see tacos at a party, on a food truck menu, at your grandma’s cookout, or see them being freshly made at an authentic Mexican restaurant, you get excited about the fact that tacos could be in your stomach within minutes. Tacos are social food, and there are so many different ways to go about making them. Let’s be real: there are tacos, and then there are tacos. Because of of all the taco recipes out in the world, people on any diet can indulge in the food that makes you oh so happy.


A lot of generic tacos get made with fatty meat raised on hormones and corn. Add all the chemicals that are present in cheese and that’s more pollution to your body. Are there healthy tacos? Absolutely, and we’ve got a great list of them here so you can satisfy your taco craving later today. Get creative and enjoy the following recipes.


Smoky Lentil Tacos with Kabocha Squash and Green Tomato Salsa:



Make it. 


Make Your Own Vegan Taco Spread:




Enjoy it here.


Raw Walnut Tacos with a Corn Salsa:


Can you say yum? Yeah you can, especially when you make it.


Zucchini Spaghetti Tacos:


Here’s the recipe.


Kale, Caramelized Onion, & Quinoa Tacos:


Make it here.


Get to cooking tonight and let us know how these recipes turn out for you.