Taco Potato Shells

READY IN: 2hrs 20mins
Recipe by Tootsie

From Taste of Home, easy to make

Top Review by Montana Heart Song

I had so much sauce left over. I mixed with cooked rice and had another dish for the next day. It was good. It is a kid pleaser with the cheese on top.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Scrub and pierce potatoes.
  2. Bake at 375F for 1 hour or until tender.
  3. Cut potatoes in half lengthwise.
  4. Carefully scoop out pulp, leaving a thin shell (refrigerate pulp for another use) Brush inside and outside of potato shells with butter.
  5. Place cut side up on an ungreased baking sheet.
  6. Bake, uncovered, at 375F for 20 minutes.
  7. Meanwhile in a skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain.
  8. Add tomatoes and taco seasoning.
  9. Bring to a boil.
  10. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered for 20 minutes.
  11. Spoon into potato shells; sprinkle with cheese.
  12. Bake, uncovered, 5- 10 minutes longer or until cheese is melted.
  13. Top with sour cream and onions.

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