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The Spice Guru's Note:
My copycat recipe for Taco Bell's "Mild Taco Sauce".
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Units: US | Metric
- 1 cup cold water
- 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce
- 4 teaspoons arrowroot or 4 teaspoons cornstarch
- 2 tablespoons white vinegar
- 1 tablespoon ground cumin
- 1 tablespoon dried onion flakes
- 1 teaspoon Lawry's Seasoned Salt (use this brand only)
- 1 teaspoon lime juice
- 1 teaspoon orange juice
- 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
- 1/2 teaspoon dried chipotle powder
- 1/2 teaspoon plain new mexico chile powder
- 1/2 teaspoon A.1. Original Sauce (use this brand only)
- 1/4 teaspoon white pepper
- 1 -2 drop liquid smoke (measure into a spoon first)
OPTIONAL FOR HOTTER SAUCE
- 1WHISK all ingredients together rigorously in a medium saucepan (1 cup cold water, one 8 ounce can tomato sauce, 4 teaspoons arrowroot or cornstarch, 2 tablespoons white vinegar, 1 tablespoon ground cumin, 1 tablespoon dried onion flakes, 1 teaspoon Lawry's Seasoned Salt, 1 teaspoon lime juice, 1 teaspoon orange juice, 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce, 1/2 teaspoon dried chipotle powder, 1/2 teaspoon plain new mexico chile powder, 1/2 teaspoon A-1 Steak Sauce, 1/4 teaspoon white pepper, 1-2 drops liquid smoke, measured into a spoon first).
- 2BRING mixture to boil over high heat.
- 3WHISK as needed.
- 4BOIL one full minute.
- 5REMOVE from heat and cool.
- 6WHISK sauce occasionally as it cools.
- 7POUR cooled sauce into a sealable container or a squeeze bottle for convenience.
- 8SERVE and enjoy with your favorite tacos or burritos, or use as a starter-base for chili.
- 9REFRIGERATE any unused portion for up to 2 weeks.
- 10SHAKE well before serving again.
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Nutritional Facts for Taco Bell Mild Taco Sauce (Copycat)
Serving Size: 1 (46 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 12
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 13.0
- Calories from Fat 1
- Total Fat 0.1 g
- Saturated Fat 0.0 g
- Cholesterol 0.0 mg
- Sodium 109.8 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 2.7 g
- Dietary Fiber 0.5 g
- Sugars 1.0 g
- Protein 0.4 g
The following items or measurements are not included:
Lawry's Seasoned Salt
A.1. Original Sauce