Zesty BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Tacos

Zesty BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Tacos

Picture this: a warm summer evening, the sun dipping below the horizon, and the mouthwatering aroma of Zesty BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Tacos wafting through the air. These tacos are a vegan twist on a classic BBQ favorite, and they’re about to become your new go-to dinner option.

What you’ll need:


  • 1 can of young green jackfruit, drained and shredded
  • 1 cup of your favorite BBQ sauce
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon of smoked paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon of garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon of onion powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small corn or flour tortillas
  • Your choice of toppings: coleslaw, avocado, cilantro, and lime wedges


  1. Heat olive oil in a pan over medium heat.
  2. Add shredded jackfruit and sauté for 2-3 minutes.
  3. Stir in smoked paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, salt, and pepper.
  4. Pour in BBQ sauce and simmer for 10-15 minutes until the jackfruit is tender and coated in BBQ goodness.
  5. Warm the tortillas in a dry pan or microwave.
  6. Assemble your tacos by placing a generous scoop of BBQ pulled jackfruit on each tortilla.
  7. Top with coleslaw, avocado slices, cilantro, and a squeeze of fresh lime juice.
  8. Serve hot and enjoy!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Zesty BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Tacos are a flavor explosion in every bite. The smoky, tender jackfruit perfectly complements the tangy BBQ sauce, and the fresh toppings add a refreshing crunch. Whether you’re a vegan, a BBQ enthusiast, or just looking for a tasty twist on taco night, this recipe has you covered.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 280 | Fat: 7g | Carbohydrates: 50g | Protein: 4g | Fiber: 6g

Imagine your friends and family gathered around, savoring these delicious vegan tacos, and asking for seconds. Zesty BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Tacos are not only a treat for your taste buds but also a delightful surprise for anyone looking to explore the world of plant-based BBQ. So, fire up the grill and get ready to enjoy a BBQ experience like no other!

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