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Caprese Tacos

Caprese Tacos combine the classic flavors of caprese salad with a go-to family favorite - tacos! These tacos are made with Italian seasoning and make an easy, delicious weeknight meal!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6
Author Cathy Trochelman


  • 6 flour tortillas fajita size
  • 20 oz. ground turkey or beef
  • 1 0.7 oz. package Italian Dressing Mix (dry)
  • 3/4 c. tomatoes chopped
  • 4 oz. fresh mozzarella pearls
  • 8-12 fresh basil leaves rolled and sliced
  • 2 Tbsp. pesto optional


  1. Brown meat in a medium skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add Italian Dressing Mix and mix to combine. Reduce heat to low, stirring occasionally, 5 mins.
  3. Divide meat evenly among tortillas (approx. 1/3 cup meat per tortilla).
  4. Top with tomatoes, mozzarella, basil, and pesto.