Spicy Chickpea Tacos with Slaw

Spicy Chickpea Tacos with Slaw

If you’re looking for a quick and flavorful meal that’s perfect for Taco Tuesdays or any day of the week, these Spicy Chickpea Tacos with Slaw are a must-try! Packed with protein-rich chickpeas and a zesty slaw, these tacos are both satisfying and delicious.


  • 1 can (15 oz) chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small taco shells
  • 1 cup shredded cabbage
  • 1/2 cup grated carrot
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/4 cup Greek yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon honey


  1. Heat olive oil in a pan over medium heat. Add chickpeas and season with chili powder, cumin, paprika, salt, and pepper. Cook for 5-7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until chickpeas are heated through and slightly crispy.
  2. In a separate bowl, mix together shredded cabbage, grated carrot, and chopped cilantro to create the slaw.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk together Greek yogurt, lime juice, and honey to make the yogurt dressing.
  4. Warm taco shells according to package instructions.
  5. Assemble your tacos by filling each shell with the spicy chickpeas, slaw, and a drizzle of yogurt dressing.
  6. Serve immediately and enjoy your Spicy Chickpea Tacos with Slaw!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Spicy Chickpea Tacos with Slaw are a delightful combination of heat and freshness. The spiced chickpeas bring a satisfying crunch and warmth, perfectly balanced by the cool and crisp slaw. With a tangy yogurt dressing tying it all together, this taco recipe is a crowd-pleaser that’s quick to make. Whether you’re a vegetarian or just looking to switch up your taco game, these tacos will leave your taste buds craving for more.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 320, Fat: 8g, Carbohydrates: 51g, Fiber: 9g, Protein: 10g

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