Monday, September 5, 2011

Homemade Taco Seasoning

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Ingredients:

3 1/2 Tbs chili powder
4 1/2 tsp cumin
2 tsp paprika
3 tsp onion powder
2 tsp garlic powder
3/4 tsp cayenne pepper (adjust your level of heat!)

Directions for seasoning mix:

1)  Mix and store in an airtight container.

Directions for making taco meat:

1)  Brown 1 pound ground beef until no longer pink.
2)  Drain fat.
3)  Add 1-2 TBS homemade seasoning, to taste.
4)  Add 1/4 cup water.
5)  Mix thoroughly; simmer for 5 minutes.
6)  Enjoy!

Note:  This is a great freezer recipe.  Make your taco meat following the above recipe; let cool.  Transfer into quart-size freezer bags.  Remove as much air as possible.  Freeze!  These packets can be thawed quickly for an easy lunch or quick dinner!




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Blessings,

     Ellen

8 comments:

  1. Oh yay! Thank you for sharing your taco seasoning recipe! Do you have one for making spaghetti seasoning & meatloaf? Those are two seasoning recipes I'm still looking for... Thanks!

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  2. I was just looking for a taco seasoning recipe yesterday!

    New follower from Wednesday's blog hop! gotomommy.blogspot.com

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  3. Thank you so much, I'm always running out of taco seasoning. I've bookmarked it :)

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  4. such a great thing to have on hand...thanks for sharing with us at the supper club!

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  5. Hi Ellen,
    This looks like a great idea, just make several batches and put it in the freezer then it is ready to go. I really like the idea of the Homemade Spice. Hope you are having a great week end and thanks so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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  6. Looks delish.

    Thanks for sharing with us at
    Simply Delish Saturday

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  7. We've been searching for a good Taco Mix - can't wait to try this one out!

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