Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 5 mins

This recipe was handed down from my aunt and now I'm not invited to get togethers unless I bring this along.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown ground beef and taco seasoning.
  2. Drain and let cool.
  3. Chop lettuce, tomatoes, and onions.
  4. Put into a large container.
  5. Add cheese and crushed Doritos.
  6. Add cooled ground beef.
  7. Pour Catalina dressing over all of it 5 to 10 minutes before serving.
Most Helpful

An absolutely awesome salad! Will definitely make this again and again. Thanks so much for the recipe.

LeAnne Conaway August 12, 2002

This stuff is unbelievably yummy! We add diced raw onions and black olives. The flavors blend together perfectly. The kids use Creamy French dressing but I love the Catalina. I'm getting hungry just thinking about it...five stars all the way!

MrsWevs May 13, 2010

Ah...the classic taco salad...I add black olives, green onions and kidney beans to mine.

jstaylor62 June 29, 2011