Braised Korean Radish Tacos

Mexican food is one of our favorite things to eat and with our latest efforts in eating less meat, we wanted to make some tacos out of this ingredient. Since radish is rather mild in flavor, we need to introduce some flavor, which we can do by braising. Learn more about the Korean radish here.

Carlienne’s Braised Korean Radish Tacos

Materials

  • Pot
  • High Heat cooking utensil
  • Cutting Board
  • Knives

Ingredients

  • 1 Korean Radish – Peeled and Diced
  • 1/2 Cup Onion – Diced
  • 1/2 Cup Soy Sauce
  • 1/8 Cup Brown Sugar
  • Splash Rice Vinegar
  • 5- 6 Small Tortillas – corn or flour (preference)

Salsa:

  • 1 Cup English Cucumber – Small Diced
  • 1/2 Cup Tomato – Small Diced
  • 1/8 Cup Onion – Smalled Diced
  • 1 Jalapeño – Seeded and Minced
  • 1 Tbsp – Chili Powder
  • Salt and Pepper To Taste
  • 1 Lemon – Juices

Guide

  1. In a small pot on medium heat, sear radishes and onions until a nice brown color has formed then add in the braising mix (soy sauce, brown sugar, rice vinegar). Cook until tender and almost all the liquid is gone.
  2. Combine all salsa ingredients and set aside.
  3. Warm tortillas on a skillet on medium heat and assemble tacos by placing braised radish on tacos then topping with salsa.

Try Braised Korean Radish with:

You can use this braised radish for burritos or even fajitas. Any time you need to substitute for meat, burgers or sandwiches just change how you cut the radish.

Peel & small dice radish
Peel & small dice radish
Brown onions and radishes, then add the braising mix
Brown onions and radishes, then add the braising mix
Build your tacos: salsa on top of radish on top of tortilla
Build your tacos: salsa on top of radish on top of tortilla
Braised Korean Radish Tacos
Braised Korean Radish Tacos
Braised Korean Radish Tacos
Detail: Braised Korean Radish Tacos

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