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How To Put Together a Filipino Inspired Taco Bar
How To Put Together a Filipino Inspired Taco Bar
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 30 mins

This Filipino Inspired Taco Bar is filled with handmade Ube Tortillas, Longanisa crubles, quick pickled shallots and super fresh tomatoes, cilantro and green onions.

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Filipino, Mexican
Servings: 16 Small Tacos
Author: Rezel Kealoha
  • 1 Shallot Sliced Thin
  • 1/2 Cup Vinegar
  • 1 Teaspoon Salt
  • 16 Ube Tortillas
  • 1 Pound Cooked Longganisa Crumbles
  • 1/2 Cup Longganisa Sauce
  • 1/2 Cup Chopped Cilantro
  • 1/2 Cup Chopped Tomato
  • 1/4 Cup Sliced Green Onion
  • 8 Calamansi or Lime Wedges
  1. Place the sliced shallots in a small jar and cover with vinegar.  Add salt and stir.  Leave to sit for up to an hour.

  2. Make the Ube Tortillas using this recipe.

  3. Make the Longganisa Crumbles using this recipe.

  4. Make the Longganisa Sauce using this recipe.

  5. Place all the component in bowl and serve on a large cutting board or just on the middle of the table.  Serve with a jar of Margarita.

Recipe Notes

This Filipino Inspired Taco Bar will go great with these Margaritas:

Pineapple Kalamansi Margarita

Guyabano Margarita Slushie Recipe

If you can't find shallots use half a red onion and slice thin.  You may need to use more vinegar to cover the sliced onions.  You just need to make sure it's covered to get a quick pickle.