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SALSA Grilled Halibut Tacos With Salsa Verde Slaw 1

Grilled Halibut Tacos with Salsa Verde Slaw

Celebrate Taco Tuesday with this healthy and flavorful dish — Grilled Halibut Tacos with Salsa Verde Slaw.  Salsa Verde is the perfect counter note to this mild fish.
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Course Main Dish
Cuisine Fusion
Servings 12 tacos
Calories 215 kcal


  • 4 cups purple cabbage shredded
  • 1 ½ cups green cabbage shredded
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ½ carrot julienned
  • 1 cup BUENO® Salsa Verde
  • 1 Tbsp. mayonnaise
  • ½ cup white onion diced
  • 2 Tbsp. cilantro chopped
  • ½ tsp. garlic minced
  • salt to taste
  • 2 pounds Halibut
  • salt to taste
  • Pepper to taste
  • 1 Tbsp. butter
  • 1 doz. pkg. BUENO® GRANDMA’S® 100 Calorie Tortillas
  • 2 Tbsp. cilantro chopped


Slaw Preparation

  • Place shredded cabbage in plastic container.
    4 cups purple cabbage, 1 ½ cups green cabbage
  • Toss with ½ tsp. salt.
    ½ tsp. salt
  • Cover and refrigerate 1 hour to draw out moisture.
  • Remove from refrigerator. Drain cabbage and pat dry. Place in large bowl.
  • Mix in carrots, salsa, mayonnaise, onions, cilantro and garlic. Salt to taste.
    ½ carrot, 1 cup BUENO® Salsa Verde, 1 Tbsp. mayonnaise, ½ cup white onion, 2 Tbsp. cilantro, ½ tsp. garlic, salt to taste

Halibut Preparation

  • Preheat oiled grill to 350°F.
    2 pounds Halibut, salt to taste, Pepper to taste
  • Season fish with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Grill fish uncovered for 15-20 minutes, turning halfway through.
  • When fish is slightly firm to the touch, remove from grill.
  • Cover with foil. Set aside.
  • Once cool, flake fish into bite sized chunks.

Taco Assembly

  • Lightly grill flour tortillas with butter.
    1 Tbsp. butter, 1 doz. pkg. BUENO® GRANDMA’S® 100 Calorie Tortillas
  • Assemble each taco with halibut and slaw. Top with chopped cilantro.
    2 Tbsp. cilantro


Calories: 215kcalCarbohydrates: 23gProtein: 19gFat: 6gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0.04gCholesterol: 40mgSodium: 598mgPotassium: 551mgFiber: 1gSugar: 3gVitamin A: 1179IUVitamin C: 22mgCalcium: 79mgIron: 2mg
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