Easy Chicken Stand ‘N Stuff™ Tacos

Easy Chicken Stand ‘N Stuff™ Tacos

These easy, cheesy chicken tacos change your weeknight dinner dash from mad and rushed to maxed and relaxed.
Prep 25 Minutes
Total Time 25 Minutes
Servings 10

Ingredient List

  • 1 tablespoon (15 mL) vegetable oil
  • 1 lb (500 g) boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch strips
  • 1 package (24 g) Old El Paso™ chicken taco seasoning mix
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) water
  • 10 Old El Paso™ Stand 'N Stuff™ taco shells
  • 1 cup (250 mL) shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup (250 mL) shredded lettuce
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) diced avocado
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) diced tomato
  • Make it FRESH toppings, as desired (see below)


  1. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add chicken; cook 7 to 9 minutes, stirring occasionally, until no longer pink in centre. Stir in taco seasoning mix and water. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat; simmer uncovered 3 to 4 minutes, stirring frequently, until thickened.
  2. While chicken is cooking, heat shells as directed on package, and assemble Toppings. Divide chicken mixture among shells; add toppings.

Expert Tips

  • Ideas for Make it FRESH toppings: sliced olives, fresh cilantro, sour cream, fresh lime wedges.
  • Want to spend less time chopping? Use Old El Paso™ salsa in place of the diced tomato.