Taco Seasoning Spice Mix Recipe

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Prairie Waif2
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Taco Seasoning Spice Mix Recipe

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Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe
I love Taco Seasoning! It’s not JUST for Tacos! I use this DIY Taco Seasoning Recipe to add a little zip to items like soups and casseroles.

Prep Time5 minutes
Total Time5 minutes


AuthorHolly Nilsson

▢1 tablespoon chili powder
▢½ tablespoon cumin
▢½ teaspoon onion powder
▢¼ teaspoon garlic powder
▢¼ teaspoon red pepper flakes
▢½ teaspoon oregano
▢½ teaspoon salt
▢1 teaspoon black pepper
▢pinch cayenne pepper optional

Mix all ingredients together.
Store in an airtight container. for up to 6 months in a cool dry place.

To Use:
For tacos add 2 tablespoons (or more taste) to 1 pound of cooked ground meat (optional, add diced onions) in a large pan or skillet
Add ½ cup water and simmer until most of the water has evaporated.

2 tablespoons of homemade taco seasoning is equal to one packet of taco seasoning.

Use 2 tablespoons of homemade taco seasoning for 1 pound of ground beef. Add 1/2 cup of water with the seasoning and let it simmer.

Options: Add 1/2 diced onion to the meat while browning. Once browned, stir in a tablespoon of tomato paste or a diced tomato if you'd like.

Tuck the taco meat into taco shells or tortillas and top with your favorite toppings like lettuce, tomatoes and cheese.

Nutrition Information
Serving: 2.25tablespoons | Calories: 24 | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 655mg | Potassium: 139mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 1293IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 43mg | Iron: 2mg
Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.
Hope has a good imagination.

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