Taco Skillet by freda

Taco Skillet By Freda Recipe

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This Casserole if "Family Pleasing" and "Budget Friendly".
This can be prepared in as little as 15 minutes.

I top mine with all the goodies, But you may just serve this topped with lettuce and tomatoes, depending on your budget and what's in your pantry..

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10 Min
15 Min


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  • 1-2 lb
    lean ground beef brown & drain
  • 2 C
  • 1 pkg
    taco seasoning mix (your favorite)
  • 2 C
    minute brand white rice, ( dry uncooked)
  • 1 C
    mexican style shredded cheese

  • 2 C
    shredded lettuce
  • 2 C
    chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 Cup
    chopped green onions
  • 1 sm
    can sliced black olives
  • ·
    (optional) salsa & sour cream

How to Make Taco Skillet by freda


  1. in Non Stick Skillet, Brown Burger and drain off fat.
    I use 2 Lbs ground beef if I want a lot of beef in mine with 2-pkg taco seasoning mix)
  2. Add water & Taco Seasoning mix,
    (add more is you want more spice)
    TIP: I DO A TASTE TEST for flavor!!

    Then Stir well and bring to a boil.
  3. Stir in Dry Minute rice,
    Sprinkle with cheese, & cover.
    Reduce your heat to simmer for 5 Minutes, Covered.
    Remove from heat,
  4. Top with "your Desired toppings"; of any of the following;
    Lettuce, tomatoes,
    plus, Salsa, olives onions, sour cream, or Guacamole.

    Serve Hot with Corn Chips if desired, or tortilla chips.

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About Taco Skillet by freda

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

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