SMOKED CHICKEN TACOS WITH PICKLED ONIONS AND PINEAPPLE SALSA

Gather around the grill with this inspirational recipe and grilling ideas for family and friends.

INGREDIENTS

  • 6 whole smoked chicken legs – shredded and tossed with your favourite bbq sauce
  • 12 corn tortillas

PINEAPPLE SALSA

  • 3 cups diced pineapple
  • 1 long red chili pepper, seeded and diced
  • Juice of one lime
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives

PICKLED ONIONS

  • 2 cups sliced red onions
  • 1/2 cup white wine vinegar
  • 1/4 cup red wine
  • 2 tablespoons sugar

DIRECTIONS

  1. Pineapple Salsa: Mix all ingredients together in a medium bowl. Let sit at room temperature for one hour to let the flavours develop.
  2. Pickled Onions: Bring the vinegar, wine and sugar to a boil in a small saucepan. Add the sliced onions and cook for 30 seconds.
  3. Let cool, place in a clean glass jar and store in the refrigerator up to one week.
  4. Assemble tacos by layering chicken, salsa and onions on tortillas.

Serves 6