Mom's Famous Taco Salad

Mom's Famous Taco Salad Recipe

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Jodi Unruh Zartman


My mom created this recipe that has become very popular with friends and family. She was a wonderful cook!
You can make this salad lower-fat by using reduced-fat dressing, cheese and sour cream. It still tastes wonderful!!
You can also adjust how much you want of each ingredient in the salad.


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20 Min


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romaine lettuce leaves
red onion
1 can(s)
kidney beans
2 c
shredded cheddar cheese
4 c
tortilla chips
1 1/2 c
kraft catalina dressing (perfect taste)
1 lb
packet of taco seasoning (mild)

How to Make Mom's Famous Taco Salad


  • 1Brown hamburger and then add a packet of taco seasoning and water as directed on package and let simmer. Remove from heat and let cool.
  • 2Meanwhile, put cleaned and chopped lettuce in a bowl, add shredded cheese, drained kidney beans, chopped red onion, chopped tomatoes, avocado, and toss.
  • 3Then add cooled off cooked hamburger and toss with dressing. Top each serving with crushed tortilla chips and sour cream if you'd like.

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About Mom's Famous Taco Salad

Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #Low, #hamburger, #taco, #fat

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