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Taco-Seasoned Meat Recipe

Are Mexican-style entrees popular at your house? You'll appreciate the convenience of this seasoned meat that's tasty in traditional tacos. Since you brown all the ground beef at once, you save time and cleanup when using the leftovers.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:30 servings


  • 4 pounds ground beef
  • 4 medium onions, chopped
  • 4 envelopes taco seasoning
  • 2/3 cup water
  • 8 taco shells
  • Shredded lettuce, shredded cheddar cheese, sliced ripe olives, sour cream and/or chopped tomatoes


  • 1. In a Dutch oven, cook beef and onions until meat is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the taco seasoning. Cool.
  • 2. Spoon 2-1/2 cups into four resealable freezer bags. Freeze for up to 3 months. Yield: 4 batches (10 cups total).

Nutritional Facts

1/3 cup equals 132 calories, 6 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 30 mg cholesterol, 493 mg sodium, 8 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 11 g protein.