Rajas con Crema

  • serves 6

A Mexican dish made of soft tortillas filled with corn, poblano peppers, onion, garlic and whipped and sour cream.

Equipment: Barbeque.

Courtesy of Marcelo Ramirez of La Taqueria

25 Ratings
Directions for: Rajas con Crema


Taco Filling

3 poblano peppers

3 medium ears of corn, removed from husk

2 ½ tsp canola oil

1 onion, chopped

1 clove garlic, peeled and chopped

½ cup sour cream

½ cup whipped cream

Taco Assembly

24 flour tortillas (soft taco size)

6 tsp Oaxaca cheese

6 tsp sour cream


Taco Filling

1. Preheat grill to 300 degrees Fahrenheit.

2. Roast poblano peppers and ears of corn over grill for 10 minutes, charring evenly.

3. Remove from heat and let cool for 5 minutes.

4. Slice the peppers into long narrow strips.

5. With a knife carefully remove kernels from corn. Set peppers and corn aside.

6. Warm canola oil in a pan over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook and stir for about 5 minutes or until onion is transparent.

7. Add sliced peppers, corn, and both creams to pan. Cook and stir everything together for 10 minutes. Remove from heat.

Taco Assembly

1. Place taco filling on tortillas and evenly top with Oaxaca cheese, and sour cream.

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