Monday, July 16, 2012

Taco Night


Last night I had some girls over for a taco dinner!
For an appetizer I made Strawberry, Corn & Avocado Salsa. This was such a hit that I must share the recipe with you...
 
Strawberry, Corn & Avocado Salsa
Adapted from Family Fresh Cooking

Mix:
1 cup of corn
3/4 cup diced Red Onion
½ cup garbanzo beans
1 ½ cups finely diced Strawberries
1 diced Avocado
1 Lemon juiced
Olive Oil
Season to taste with: Chili Powder, Black Pepper, Garlic Powder and Salt
Top with Feta Cheese or Goat Cheese


For our cocktail, I made a large bowl of White Wine Sparklers. Oh, and I also made Cake Batter Rice Crispy Treats for dessert {recipes to come}!
 {napkins}
 I picked up some dahlias from the Farmer's Market - so pretty!
{Our taco buffet}
{my girls!}
 
Happy Monday!
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31 comments:

  1. Such a good idea!! I'm going to have to pin and make that salsa..sounds so refreshing and yummy!

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  2. I've made (several times) and blogged about cake batter rice krispy treats. They're good, not great, and definitely not worth the extra calories. I still tend to make them though, haha!!

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  3. oh yum! that looks delish! looks like a very fun night!

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  4. Looks delish!I saw this on Instagram last night and was hoping you would blog about it!

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  5. SO fun! i think we should be friends!

    p.s. that salsa looks amazing!

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  6. Definitely making the salsa tonight.. so good! Did you make the taco pie?

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  7. Yum! I love taco night...so easy and delicious!

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  8. Love those napkins! Looks like a super fun girls night!

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  9. What a fun night!! I'm definitely going to have to try the salsa! Yum! And I'm looking forward to that cocktail recipe!

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  10. That looks so good! I have to try this.

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  11. How fun! I always love girls nights in!!! Definitely going to have to try the strawberry salsa. Super creative and I bet it's super yummy, too!

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  12. So fun!! I had salsa one time with strawberries in it and it blew my mind...and yours looks even better!

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  13. I love me a good taco night. That dip looks insane.

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  14. Seriously you are the ultimate hostest with the mostest!!! That dip looks amazing...can't wait to make it for my husband when we LIVE TOGETHER! :)

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  15. Wow...that salsa sounds too good to be true. Strawberries joining forces with avocados?! It has to be good! Thanks for sharing. Glad you had a good girls night!

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  16. Such a cute idea for a girls night! All the food sounded so yummy! Thanks for the recipe!!! :)

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  17. I love this girls night! I might just borrow this recipe! Love the blog!

    http://sincerelyarizona.blogspot.com/

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  18. The spread looks amazing! My new obsession is a quick pickled red onion for taco night - so easy and provides that perfect acid bite! Just toss a red onion, thinly sliced, with 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar, 1 cup water, 1 tablespoon sugar and 2 teaspoons salt. Let sit in bowl, tossing occasionally at room temperature, for one hour. (And they turn a pretty pink color - perfect for girls night) :)

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