BBQ Jackfruit Tacos: Vegan Flavor Explosion

BBQ Jackfruit Tacos: Vegan Flavor Explosion

Dive into a world of smoky, savory goodness with our BBQ Jackfruit Tacos. This vegan delight is a true flavor explosion, perfect for anyone seeking a delicious plant-based alternative to traditional tacos. Imagine tender jackfruit infused with bold BBQ flavors, nestled in warm tortillas, topped with crisp veggies and zesty sauce.


  • 2 cans of young green jackfruit, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup BBQ sauce
  • 8 small tortillas
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup sliced red onions
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Heat a skillet over medium heat and add the jackfruit.
  2. Use a fork to shred the jackfruit and cook for 5-7 minutes until slightly browned.
  3. Pour in the BBQ sauce and mix well to coat the jackfruit. Cook for another 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Warm the tortillas in a separate pan or oven.
  5. Assemble the tacos by placing a generous portion of the BBQ jackfruit on each tortilla.
  6. Top with lettuce, tomatoes, red onions, cilantro, and avocado slices.
  7. Drizzle with lime juice and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  8. Serve immediately and savor the explosion of flavors in every bite!

Preparation time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

BBQ Jackfruit Tacos are a vegan delight, packed with smoky BBQ flavor and a medley of fresh toppings. Enjoy this plant-based twist on classic tacos for a satisfying meal that’s bursting with taste and goodness.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories: 350, Fat: 8g, Carbohydrates: 65g, Protein: 5g

Embark on a culinary journey with our BBQ Jackfruit Tacos. The marriage of tender jackfruit and bold BBQ flavors creates a symphony for your taste buds. Every bite is a harmonious blend of textures and tastes – the tender jackfruit, the crunch of fresh veggies, and the creamy avocado, all enveloped in the smoky BBQ embrace. It’s a vegan taco experience that will have you coming back for more.
The preparation is a breeze, making it a perfect go-to recipe for busy weeknight dinners or casual gatherings with friends. The jackfruit easily absorbs the rich BBQ sauce, infusing it with that authentic BBQ taste. As you assemble the tacos, the vibrant colors and inviting aroma will whet your appetite, promising a truly satisfying meal.
Whether you’re a dedicated vegan or simply looking to incorporate more plant-based meals into your diet, these BBQ Jackfruit Tacos are sure to impress. Gather your ingredients, fire up the skillet, and get ready to delight in a vegan flavor explosion that will leave you craving more.

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