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Recipe of week - Vietnamese Soft Tacos

Bran and I love doing the mother and son cook 👨‍🍳 time. Great way to share time with your older children and have fam bam time. Comes with lots of laughs mix with a lovely glass of Chardonnay and that's dinner..#cooking #recipe
serving 2 people
  • 1 tubsweet chilli sauce
  • 1 unitlime
  • 1 packetpork mince
  • 2 unitcarrot
  • 1 clovegarlic
  • 1 knobginger
  • 8 unitmini flour tortillas(ContainsGluten)
  • 1 bagshredded white cabbage
  • 1 bunchcoriander 
  • olive oil
  • 2 tbssoy sauce (or gluten free tamari soy sauce)

Pork is such a friendly guy – he pairs well with almost everything! We particularly love when he teams up with lime and ginger to create a delicious Vietnamese-inspired flavour, like these zesty tacos!

Preparation Time
30 minutes
Cooking difficulty
Level 1
serving 2 people
  • 1 tubsweet chilli sauce
  • 1 unitlime
  • 1 packetpork mince
  • 2 unitcarrot
  • 1 clovegarlic
  • 1 knobginger
  • 8 unitmini flour tortillas(ContainsGluten)
  • 1 bagshredded white cabbage
  • 1 bunchcoriander
  • olive oil
  • 2 tbssoy sauce (or gluten free tamari soy sauce)(ContainsSoya,Gluten)
Nutritional Values
per serving
Energy (kJ)
3240 kJ
25.2 g
of which saturates
5.8 g
85.3 g
of which sugars
27.9 g
42.5 g
1990 mg
Small Bowl
Aluminum Foil
Medium Bowl
Medium Non-Stick Pan

Zest the lime. Finely grate the ginger. Grate the carrot (unpeeled). Peel and finely grate the garlic. Pick the coriander leaves.

In a small bowl, combine the sweet chilli sauce, lime zest and a squeeze of juice from the lime. TIP:Add as much or as little lime juice as you like depending on your taste.

Heat a drizzle of olive oil in a medium frying pan over medium-high heat. Add the shredded white cabbage and a pinch of salt and pepper and cook for 3-4 minutes, or until soft. Transfer to a medium bowl and cover with foil to keep warm.

Return the pan to a medium-high heat with a drizzle of olive oil. Add the pork mince and ginger and cook, breaking up with a wooden spoon, for 3-4 minutes, or until browned and cooked through. Add the carrot, garlic, soy sauce and another squeeze of lime juice and cook for a further 1-2 minutes, or until fragrant.

While the pork mince is cooking, heat the mini flour tortillas in a sandwich press or on a plate in the microwave for 10 second bursts, or until warmed through.

Divide the tortillas between plates and top with the white cabbage and the zesty ginger pork. Drizzle wit the sweet chilli-lime sauce and sprinkle with the coriander.
Enjoy 😊 

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