Quick and Easy Taco Salad

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

My mother-in-law gave me this recipe just before I got married. It is in my weekly rotation of dishes.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown beef with onion.
  2. Add taco seasoning and 1/4 cup water, boil 10 minutes.
  3. Cool beef.
  4. Layer lettuce, corn chips, beef, and cheese.
  5. Add tomatoes, olives, and other toppings if wanted.
  6. Top with creamy french and enjoy!


Most Helpful

Super quick and easy! This is a nice way to use up the crushed tortilla chips at the bottom of the bag. I normally use ranch dressings fot taco salads, and I must say that I enjoyed the French dressing as a change of pace. I served cherry tomatoes around the salad. Thanx for a new taco salad.

*Parsley* July 31, 2010

Quite enjoyable, and it was so easy! I suggest listing the optional toppings in the ingredients section (as optional). My research said that 2 small onions, chopped was the equivalent of 7/8 cup chopped onion. I used a generic taco seasoning packet and Kraft Free Catalina Dressing (which is a redder version of "French" dressing). This was easy for me to incorporate in my WW program. Thanks for sharing this recipe, mrsteacher22. Made for Spring 2009 Pick A Chef.

KateL April 16, 2009

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