Taco Rice Recipe

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Taco Rice

Kelly Church

By
@nickskel

This recipe came from necessity and a nearly empty pantry once over 15 yrs ago. Since then it has become a favorite of my 17 yr old son's. I have made this for large groups of people and my mom and dad. Everyone seems to love it!


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 box
beef rice-a-roni (or store brand)
1 pkg
taco seasoning mix
1 lb
hamburger
1 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
1 to 2 c
crushed nacho cheese doritos

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook beef rice-a-roni per package directions.
2
In a separate skillet, brown the hamburger. Drain and rinse if desired.
3
Add taco seasoning to the browned, drained ground hamburger and simmer for about 5 minutes.
4
Combine finished rice-a-roni and taco meat together. (Don't try to just stir the hamburger meat, rice and seasoning all at the same time. It just doesn't taste right)
5
Place the mixture into a flat casserole dish and top with the shredded cheese then the crushed doritos.
6
Bake at 350 degrees for about 15 minutes, until the cheese is melted. Be careful to watch that the doritos don't burn.
7
Serve with sour cream and salsa for topping.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Tacos & Burritos
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids