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10 Sophisticated Variations on Your Favorite Childhood Foods


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Tacos
Stuff a taco with cilantro-lime marinated chicken and steak for an adult twist on a classic.
Stuff a taco with cilantro-lime marinated chicken and steak for an adult twist on a classic.
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Most kids find tacos immensely appealing. After all, what's not to love? Seasoned beef topped with lettuce, cheese and sour cream in a warm tortilla or crispy shell -- it's an amazingly tasty combo.

If you want to class up these classic Mexican treats, you've got a lot of options. Tacos are technically just "a tortilla wrapped around a filling," which means you can cram anything you want into a tortilla and can still call it a taco [source: Mexconnect]. Grilled steak, chicken or pork all make excellent fillings, as do lobster, crab, fish and octopus. You can do away with meat entirely if you want and stuff a tortilla with tofu and cheese.


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