Spicy Taco Salad
Recipe from Betty Crocker

Spice up your taco salad with this special recipe that has a pasta twist.


Spicy Taco Salad

by 3  people


add your rating
add a comment
Servings: 6
Prep Time: 30 mins
Total Time: 30 mins
Recent Activity:
Ingredients
  • 1   pound 
    lean (at least 80%) ground beef
  • 3 1/4  cups 
    hot water
  • 1   box 
    Hamburger Helper® chili macaroni
  • 3   teaspoons 
    chili powder
  • 1/2  teaspoon 
    dried oregano leaves
  • 1/4  teaspoon 
    red pepper sauce
  • 1   
    large clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 12   
    leaves romaine lettuce
  • 1   
    large tomato, chopped (1 cup)
  • 3/4  cup 
    sour cream
Directions
1.
In 10-inch skillet, cook beef over medium-high heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly cooked; drain.
2.
Stir in hot water, uncooked pasta and sauce mix (from Hamburger Helper box), chili powder, oregano, pepper sauce and garlic. Heat to boiling, stirring occasionally.
3.
Reduce heat; cover and simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Uncover and cook 5 minutes longer. Remove from heat; cool 5 minutes.
4.
Serve beef mixture on lettuce leaves. Sprinkle with tomato; top with dollop of sour cream.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 310, Fat, total (g) 15, chol. (mg) 65, sat. fat (g) 7, carb. (g) 26, Trans fatty acid (g) 1, fiber (g) 2, sugar (g) 5, pro. (g) 18, vit. A (IU) 1944, vit. C (mg) 4, sodium (mg) 620, calcium (mg) 61, iron (mg) 3, Vegetables () 1, Starch () 1, Other Carb () 1, Medium-Fat Meat () 2, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Add Your Review
 Articles
Zesty Weeknight Fare: Crunchy Chicken Taco Salad
..., and taco salad. Her taco salad was always one of the dishes my sisters and I looked forward to the most... own version of her taco salad, using kale instead of iceberg lettuce and usually leaving out the meat... altogether. But when I stumbled across this Crunchy Chicken Taco Salad with a dash of lime, a sprinkling... read more...
Lighten up at Dinner: Spicy Tofu Lettuce Wraps
... to you, and that's what we did last week with these Spicy Tofu Wraps. Click here for our spicy tofu... it and grill it, fold it into tacos and fry it up in the morning for a tofu scramble. But I've never prepared... for breakfast burritos the next morning. So now, as we all wait for corn and tomato season, these spicy wraps... read more...
Spicy-Sweet Glazed Corn Kabobs
... for this grilled salad. After a few minutes on the grill, the kabobs are ready. If you're making more than one... read more...
how tos
Food Blogs We Love
see more blogs

shop our favorite products