Mexican Spiced Flathead Tacos
Savour the explosive flavours of this Mexican Spiced Flathead Tacos recipe, featuring The Healthy Fry Multi Dual Zone 9L Air Fryer by Baccarat.
Makes: 12 tacos (Serves 4 people)
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes
- 4 x 100g flathead fillets, skinless and boneless
- 12 small tortillas
- 1½ tbsp olive oil
- 1½ tsp chilli powder
- 1½ tsp smoked paprika
- 1½ tsp fine salt
- 1 tsp dried oregano
- 1 tsp garlic powder
- 1 tsp black pepper
- ½ tsp onion powder
- ½ tsp cumin powder
- 2 ½ cup shredded cabbage
- 120g chipotle mayonnaise
- Fresh coriander, to serve
- Lime wedges, to serve
- Whisk together the spices and oil in a small bowl.
- Brush the oil/spice mix all over the flathead fillets.
- Spray the frying tray with cooking spray and insert into the airfryer drawer.
- Place flathead fillets in the air fryer drawer on top of the frying tray Select the (FISH) function and adjust the cooking time to 5 minutes. Press (START/STOP) to start the function.
- Heat the tortillas in a pan or microwave.
- Divide the cabbage evenly among the tortillas.
- Once cooked, break each flathead fillet into three pieces and place one onto each taco.
- Garnish with fresh coriander, chipotle mayonnaise and serve with fresh lime. Serve this recipe with the 'Mexican Corn Cobs (Elotes)' recipe cooking in the other drawer for a complete meal. Enjoy
Used to make this recipe: Baccarat The Healthy Fry Multi Dual Zone 9L Air Fryer
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