Tater Tot Taco Salad

Elizabeth Schoch


I have been making this dish since my two boys were little. It's a surefire way to get your little ones to eat salad. My boys are now grown and still ask me to make this for them. You will love it too!

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1 lb
ground beef, lean
1 bag
tater tots
1 bag
salad greens
3 Tbsp
taco seasoning mix, or 1 packet of taco seasoning
mexican blend cheese, or cheddar cheese
tostada bowl, optional
sour cream, optional
green onions, optional
tomatoes, optional

How to Make Tater Tot Taco Salad


  • 1Brown the ground beef until cooked. Add the taco seasoning with 3/4 cup of water (or less if you prefer). While the ground beef is cooking, prepare the tater tots and cook according to directions.
  • 2Place the tater tots on bottom of dish (or tostada bowl), next layer with the beef. Add the salad and top with cheese, salsa, tomatoes, green onions and sour cream. I add all the above ingredients to mine, however it is up to and what you prefer.

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About Tater Tot Taco Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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