Thai Chicken Street Tacos

Thai-inspired street tacos are a super easy dinner to serve when you use rotisserie chicken, peanut sauce, plus a few simple ingredients served in crispy flour tortilla shells.
  • Total Time 20 Minutes
  • Prep Time 20 Minutes
  • Servings 8
  • Ingredients 9


  • 2 1/2 cups shredded deli rotisserie chicken
  • 1/2 cup peanut satay sauce
  • 1 can (4.5 oz) Old El Paso™ chopped green chiles
  • 1 box (8 count) Old El Paso™ crispy flour tortilla shells, heated as directed on box
  • 1/2 cup shredded carrot
  • 1/3 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 2 tablespoons chopped peanuts
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro leaves
  • Lime wedges, if desired


Step 1 In 10-inch skillet, heat shredded chicken, peanut sauce and green chiles over medium heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring frequently, until chicken is heated through. Remove from heat.

Step 2 To assemble, divide chicken mixture among heated shells; top with carrot, bell pepper, peanuts and cilantro leaves. Serve with lime wedges.


1 Serving: Calories 230 (Calories from Fat 90); Total Fat 10g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 40mg; Sodium 730mg; Potassium 240mg; Total Carbohydrate 19g (Dietary Fiber 1g); Protein 15g % Daily Value: Vitamin A 30%; Vitamin C 10%; Calcium 4%; Iron 6% Exchanges: 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate, 2 Lean Meat, 1 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 1

Expert Tips

Peanut sauces can vary in consistency and spice level. For this recipe, we used a thick peanut satay sauce.

Can’t find purchased peanut sauce? Make your own! In small bowl, beat 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter, 2 tablespoons water, 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice, 1 teaspoon sugar, 1 teaspoon soy sauce and 1 teaspoon chile garlic sauce with whisk until well blended. Continue as directed in recipe.

Heating shells before filling provides the perfect crispness for your tacos.