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taco seasoning

Recipe by
Lee Thayer
Nakhon Si Thammarat

Easy to make from ingredients you probably have on hand. Store in a jar and use when needed.

prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For taco seasoning

  • 2 Tbsp
    onion powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    ground cumin
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    dried oregano
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    black pepper

How To Make taco seasoning

  • 1
    Tip: omit the onion powder if you cook onion with the ground meat.
  • 2
    Mix everything in a bowl then store in an airtight container.
  • 3
    Use 2 tablespoons per 500 g (1 lb) of ground meat and ½ cup of water. Add to browned meat and simmer until water is absorbed.