Taco Salad MY Version

Michelle Crawford


I found this Recipe in a magazine back in high school home economics class and it was using cheeseburger macaroni Hamburger Helper and i fell in love with it. it is to die for in my book please no dressing thats just gross...this is a hot salad.

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10 Min


30 Min


1 box
hamburger helper cheeseburger mac.
1 lb
ground beef
1 medium
onion chopped
1/3 c
chili powder
2 tsp
ground cumin i always sprinkle till it smells like mexican food not sure if its acually 2 tsp.
sprinkle powdered garlic
head of lettuce shredded
1 large
tomato chopped
1 can(s)
black olives drained
2 sprig(s)
green onion chopped
1 pkg
nacho cheese doritoes
1 pkg
sour cream

Directions Step-By-Step

follow direction on hamburger helper box but include once you have it altogether next 5 ingredients. Let simmer till pasta is cooked.
while its cooking, shred lettuce and chop tomatoes and green onions, once helper has thickened add the tomatoes, green onions,and black olives to the pot and stir.
to fix plate, lettuce on bottom, then doritoes on lettuce followed by helper mix top with sour cream. can use taco sauce if desired!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef Salads
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy