- I have no idea why these are called Chicken Tinga Tacos. What does Tinga mean? I am not the person to ask. A literal name would more likely be Chicken Adobo Tacos after its main flavor profile, but I have come to loathe uber-literal recipe names. (I’m looking at you Bon Appetit with your Tuna, Asparagus and New Potato Salad with Chive Vinaigrette and Fried Capers.)
- I love chipotle peppers in adobo sauce. I’ve used them for years and use them regularly. In fact, when I buy a can, I always store the leftovers in a tiny tupperware container in the fridge. Next to the butter, if that matters. It lasts two weeks or more (IMO). I kind of consider it a pantry ingredient.
Chicken (with her head cut off) Tinga Tacos
Published on March 26, 2012 at 03:51 PM by Kate Jonuska
Ah yes, I remember the evening I took these photos. I remember these tacos very, very well. So two things: