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    Tasty Tacos

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    37 mins

    7 mins

    30 mins

    Alskann's Note:

    These tacos are flavorful and easy to make. Great for a quick weeknight dinner. You can vary the toppings to suit your taste.

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 6-8

    Yield:

    teenagers

    Units: US | Metric

    • 2 lbs extra lean ground beef
    • 1 (10 ounce) can Ro-Tel tomatoes
    • 1 (14 ounce) can beef broth
    • 1 tablespoon chili powder
    • 1 (2 ounce) envelope onion soup mix (I use Lipton)
    • 2 -3 ripe Avocados
    • 2 tablespoons good quality balsamic vinegar
    • 1/4 cup lime and cilantro flavored salsa
    • 10 super stuffer taco shells
    • 2 cups shredded cheese (to make it easy I use a pre-shredded Mexican mix)
    • taco sauce (I use La Victoria mild)
    • sour cream
    • sea salt (ground)
    • pepper (ground)
    • shredded Lettuce (optional)
    • chopped olive (optional)

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Brown ground beef in large saucepan over medium heat.
    2. 2
      Add tomatoes, chili powder, soup mix, and beef broth.
    3. 3
      Simmer until liquid is almost absorbed. Cover, reduce heat and continue cooking ten more minutes.
    4. 4
      Scoop out avocado into small bowl and mash with fork.
    5. 5
      Add vinegar and salsa. Mix well.
    6. 6
      Grind a few shakes of sea salt and pepper into avocado mix, to taste.
    7. 7
      To assemble tacos fill shell with meat mixture, top with taco sauce to taste, layer cheese, avocado mixture, sour cream and any other condiments you prefer and enjoy!
    8. 8
      Feeds 6-8 or 4 hungry teenagers.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 03, 2007

      55

      These are indeed tasty tacos! Much better than the tacos I normally make. I really loved the addition of the vinegar to the guacamole. This is how I will make my tacos in the future. Thanks for the awesome recipe!

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    • on September 23, 2007

      55

      Excellent tacos. Loved the meat mixture. Had just the right amount of heat. Thanks for sharing. Made for PAC Fall 07

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    Nutritional Facts for Tasty Tacos

    Serving Size: 1 (316 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 597.5
     
    Calories from Fat 297
    49%
    Total Fat 33.0 g
    50%
    Saturated Fat 11.4 g
    57%
    Cholesterol 118.9 mg
    39%
    Sodium 2094.0 mg
    87%
    Total Carbohydrate 31.5 g
    10%
    Dietary Fiber 7.3 g
    29%
    Sugars 2.8 g
    11%
    Protein 45.8 g
    91%

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