Our Taco Salad Night

Dawn Ballou


Taco's for 6 people was always chore and the older the kids got the more they ate! Tacos can get expensive... so we made taco salads!


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15 Min
10 Min
Stove Top



  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 lb
    ground turkey
  • 1 pkg
    taco seasoning mix
  • 1 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1/3 c

  • 1 bag(s)
    tortilla chips, we use nacho cheese doritos
  • 1
    head of lettuce, shredded or torn into bite size pieces
  • 2 small
    tomatoes chopped
  • 3 c
    mexican blend shredded cheese
  • 1 jar(s)
    your favorite salsa
  • 1 pkg
    sour cream
  • 1 can(s)
    sliced black olives, drained

How to Make Our Taco Salad Night


  1. Brown the ground meats, drain off the grease. Add taco seasoning, chili powder and water. Simmer for 10 minutes.
  2. Arrange the ingredients in separate serving dishes.
  3. Each individual makes a salad using as little or as much of these ingredients.

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About Our Taco Salad Night

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Mexican

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