Homemade tajín is a thing at Andersen casa. Not a week goes by that we don’t open the jar of homemade tajín. I don’t have to wonder what to put tajín on! I’ve worked on several recipes that use tajín, and thought it might benefit my readers to have a place to access some of my favorite things to put tajín on. The spicy, savory, salty spice blend is pretty hard to resist!
🌮 Main Dishes that use Tajín
If you have enough time to heat up your grill, and grill chicken breasts, you’ve got time for grilled tajín chicken or tacos. A Saturday afternoon might be a great time to fire up the smoker, do some meal prep, and do a tajín smoked turkey breast. These healthy Mexican main dish offerings are sure to shake up your meal planning!
Grilled Tajín Chicken • Beyond Mere Sustenance
A simple grilled chicken breast (or thigh) rubbed with tajín, this Grilled Tajín Chicken recipe features my homemade tajín, and turns ordinary grilled chicken into something special!
Grilled Tajin-Seasoned Chicken Fajitas • From a Chef’s Kitchen
With its mild heat and kick of lime, Tajin is the perfect seasoning to add to fajitas. Juicy, tender and flavorful Grilled Tajin-Seasoned Chicken Fajitas with grilled peppers and onions are a fun, festive meal that’s sure to put a smile on everyone’s face!
Traeger Smoked Turkey Breast • Hilda’s Kitchen Blog
Learn how to smoke a turkey breast in this easy Traeger Smoked Turkey Breast recipe! Smoking a turkey breast can add a delicious smoky flavor while injecting it with a buttery marinade really locks in the juices.
We frequently have a bowl of melon, watermelon, or pineapple sprinkled with tajín. It couldn’t be simpler, yet it takes just a minute extra. If you have a little more time, try tajín in corn fritters, or on sweet potatoes or pumpkin.
Watermelon with Tajín • This Healthy Table
This Mexican watermelon salad recipe with tajín, Cotija cheese, and cilantro is a delightful, refreshing dish!
Dragon Fruit Salad with Tajín • Beyond Mere Sustenance
Dragon Fruit (aka pitaya) may look intimidating, but its really very simple to prepare. This quick Dragon Fruit Salad with Tajín and Lime comes together in just minutes, and it’s low calorie and loaded with nutrients! You’ll need dragon fruits, cara cara (or other) oranges, tajín (or store bought),…
Air Fryer Sweet Potato Wedges with Tajín • Beyond Mere Sustenance
An easy, healthy, Mexican-inspired side dish, these Air Fryer Sweet Potato Wedges with Tajín (chile-lime seasoning) require just a few minutes of active prep, and about 20 minutes in your air fryer. They pair beautifully
Mexican Roasted Pumpkin Wedges • Beyond Mere Sustenance
Mexican Roasted Pumpkin Wedges dusted with tajín and piloncillo (or brown) sugar is served with a simple, creamy cilantro and yogurt dipping sauce. This fresh, savory pumpkin recipe is a perfect side dish throughout autumn, and any time small pumpkins are available!
These Boozy Mangonada Paletas (aka popsicles) feature mango, tequila, orange liqueur, agave nectar, lime juice, chamoy, and tajín in a barely boozy and beautiful mangonada-inspired paleta. You’ll not find a watered-down ice pop, but a fantastically fresh frozen fruity delight…