Taco Seasoning Mix

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Top Review by Charlotte J

This was the closest to the Ortega brand we use and like so well. I used a whole clove of garlic. It was a bit hot for my youngest so will have to tone it done just a bit. But this is definitely the seasoning I'll use from now on.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all ingredients in a small bowl and blend well.
  2. Spoon mixture onto a 6-inch square of aluminum foil and fold to make airtight. Label as Taco Seasoning Mix.
  3. Store in a cool, dry place and use within 6 months.
  4. Makes 1 package (about 2 T) of mix.
  5. Using the above recipe as a guide you can increase the amounts to make any number of packages.
  6. Taco Filling: Brown 1 lb lean ground beef in a medium skillet over medium-high heat; drain the excess grease. Add 1/2 cup water and the seasoning mix.
  7. Reduce heat and simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  8. Makes filling for 8 to 10 tacos.
  9. Hope this is what you are looking for.

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