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chauncey's taco salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Cathy Stevenson
Bloomington, MN

My daughter, Chauncey, has been making this salad for her daughter Breanna's (my granddaughter) birthday parties for years. It has been such a huge hit, just have to share it.

(1 rating)
yield 6 -8 depending on hunger levels
prep time 30 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Pan Fry

Ingredients For chauncey's taco salad

  • 1 1/2 lb
    hamburger - browned
  • 1 pkg
    taco seasoning
  • 1 sm
    onion - chopped
  • 1-8oz jar
    taco sauce-mild or medium not hot
  • 1-8oz bottle
    western dressing
  • 1 lg
    head of lettuce ripped or shredded
  • 2 c
    shredded cheddar or shredded mexican cheese
  • 1 bag
    doritos - crushed
  • sour cream on the side

How To Make chauncey's taco salad

  • 1
    Brown burger and chopped onion, add taco seasoning, Taco Sauce and Western Dressing (this part of the recipe can be prepared the night before)
  • 2
    Shred or rip the lettuce, add 2 cups shredded cheese, toss, add bag of crushed doritos, toss. Stir in the WARM, not hot, burger mixture and serve.
  • 3
    Can top with more cheese if you like or just serve extra cheese on the side along with some sour cream.