Slow-cooked Taco Meat Loaf

Slow-cooked Taco Meat Loaf Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Sandy Smith


Guaranteed to get your family to the dinner able fast.


★★★☆☆ 1 vote

20 Min
3 Hr


  • 2 c
    tortilla chips, crushed
  • 1 c
    shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 c
  • 1
  • 1/4 c
    olives, sliced
  • 1 pkg
    taco seasoning mix
  • 2 lb
    ground beef
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/4 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2 Tbsp
    louisiana-style hot sauce

How to Make Slow-cooked Taco Meat Loaf


  1. In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients. Crumble the ground beef over the mixture; mix well. Shape into a round loaf.
  2. Cut three 20 x 3 inch strips of heavy-duty aluminum foil. Crisscross the strips so they resemble te spokes of a wheel. Place meat loaf in the center; pull the strips up and bend the edges to form handles. Grasp the fooil handles to transfer loaf to a 3-qt slow cooker. (Leave the foil in during cooking time)
  3. Cover and cook on low for 3-4 hrs or until no pink remains and a meat thermometer reads 160 degrees. Combine the ketchup, brown sugar and hot sauce; pour over meat loaf during the last hr of cooking. Let stand for 10 min. Use foil strips to lift loaf our of slow cooker.

Printable Recipe Card

About Slow-cooked Taco Meat Loaf

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

Show 1 Comment & Review

22 A+ Back-to-school Recipes

22 A+ Back-To-School Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

It's time to go back, back, back to school again! Check out these quick and easy dinner recipes that the entire family (yes, we said entire family...even the picky eaters)...

A School Week's Worth Of Back To School Dinner Ideas Recipe

A School Week's Worth of Back to School Dinner Ideas

Kitchen Crew

It's that time of year that parents love and hate at the same time... back-to-school. I remember the days of getting back on a morning schedule, heading to the bus...

27 Easy Camping Recipes

27 Easy Camping Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Getting ready for a weekend camping trip? Here are 27 easy, no-hassle, camping-friendly recipes that everyone will love!