Tacos de Lengua (Tongue Tacos)
Recipe type: Entree
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grain free, gluten free, offal, dairy free, 21DSD, Whole 30
  • 1 beef tongue
  • 1 onion
  • 4 bay leaves
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 3 cups chicken or beef broth
  • 1 Tbs lard, or other cooking fat
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 2 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Pinkie's Paleotillas
  1. Place tongue in the crockpot with onion, bay leaves, garlic and broth and cook on low for 6 hours
  2. Peel the outer membrane off of the cooked tongue (I was able to do this with my hands and a sharp paring knife)
  3. Cut the meat into small cubes
  4. Heat cooking fat in a pan over medium heat
  5. Add cubed meat, cumin, oregano and salt to pan and fry for 5 minutes
  6. While the meat cooks, heat a pan over medium low heat
  7. Warm tortillas over stove
  8. Serve beef tongue in tortillas topped with salsa verde
Recipe by Vibrant Life Army Wife at https://vibrantlifearmywife.com/paleo-tacos-de-lengua-tongue-tacos/