Taco Baked Potato

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Lynnda Cloutier

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@eatygourmet

A baked potato with all the flavor of a Mexican taco!Source: Unknown

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Ingredients

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    1 lb. ground chuck
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    1 tbsp. olive oil
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    2 tbsp. water
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    2 chipotle chiles in adobo, minced
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    1 tbsp. tomato paste
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    1 tbsp. minced garlic
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    2 tsp. ground cumin
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    1 tsp. ground coriander
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    1 tsp. dried oregano
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    2 tbsp. unsalted butter
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    2 tbsp. flour
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    1 1/2 cups milk
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    1 cup shredded pepper jack cheese, 4 oz
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    4 baked potatoes
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    shredded iceberg lettuce, purchased pico di gallo or salsa, sliced scallions, shredded cheddar, diced avocado

How to Make Taco Baked Potato

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook beef in oil in skillet over medium high heat. Crush meat into fine pieces using a potato masher til cooked through, 5 minutes; drain and return to skillet
  2. Stir in water, chipotles, tomato paste, garlic, cumin, coriander, and oregano. Season with salt and pepper. Simmer meat over medium low heat, 2 minutes.
  3. For cheese sauce, melt butter in pan over medium heat; whisk in flour and cook 1 minute. Slowly whisk in milk, bring to a simmer, cook 1 minute, then educe heat to low
  4. Whisk in pepper jack a little at a time, waiting to add more cheese til previous cheese has melted. season with salt. Assemble baked potatoes with lettuce, meat, cheese sauce, pico de gallo, scallions, cheddar and avocado. Serves 4

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About Taco Baked Potato

Course/Dish: Beef Tacos & Burritos



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