Crunchy Dorito Taco Salad

Holly Price


This is one of my favorite things to eat, so much flavor with not a lot of effort. My family loves to build their own, and this is the perfect recipe to do that.



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15 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


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  • 3 lb
  • 3 pkg
    taco seasoning mix, of choice
  • 1 bag(s)
    or so of shredded lettuce
  • 1 pt
    cherry tomatoes, halved or quartered
  • 2 can(s)
    pitted black olives (lg), sliced
  • 1 c
    red onion, chopped
  • 1 bunch
    chives/green onions, chopped
  • 1 bag(s)
    mexican or taco shredded cheese (16 oz)
  • 16 oz
    sour cream
  • 2 can(s)
    refried beans
  • 2 bag(s)
    nacho and ranch doritos, family size
  • 1 bottle
    taco sauce
  • 1 jar(s)

How to Make Crunchy Dorito Taco Salad


  1. Brown meat, drain fat. Add 3 seasoning packs with amount of water indicated, stir well and let simmer.
  2. Heat up refried beans in a medium sized sauce pan, add 1/2 to full cup of meat mixture and stir well.
  3. Set toppings out, and build your own.
  4. We served homemade guacamole with ours.


    3 avocados, peeled/chopped
    3 medium sized limes, halved and juiced
    1 small red onion, finely chopped
    Cilantro, chopped
    Salt/pepper to taste

    Mash lime juice and avocado together, leaving some pieces chunky for texture. Stir in cilantro, red onion, salt and pepper.

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About Crunchy Dorito Taco Salad

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

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