Grandma Vicky's Meat & Potato Tacos

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

My Husband's Grandma grew up in Mexico and continues to make many of the recipes she did back home. These tacos are delicious and can be made ahead and frozen for up to a couple of months.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown hamburger, garlic and onion until done. Drain fat.
  2. Bowl potatoes in another pot until tender.
  3. Combine hamburger mixture, potatoes and tomato sauce.
  4. Warm corn tortillas and place in a towel to keep warm.
  5. Add a large spoon full of mixture into the center of the tortillas and close with toothpicks.
  6. Fry until crisp in hot oil.


Most Helpful

We have a dear family friend who taught me how to make these, along with to die for guacamole and chicken burritos. I love how you get such a fabulous flavor from such simple ingredients in this recipe - they really are the best tacos I've ever eaten!

Pinay0618 January 07, 2009

i added 2 cloves of garlic into the hamburger and but sour cream and cheez on top with a little el bato (red sauce) was very good

Fluffy_is_#_1 January 13, 2008

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