Taco seasoning is an ever present staple in my kitchen pantry. It’s uses go far beyond just your ordinary tacos! This seasoning mix can be stored in your spice cabinet for months so make a double or triple batch.
- 2 tbsp chili powder
- 1/2 tsp garlic powder
- 1/2 tsp onion powder
- 1/2 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
- 1/2 tsp dried oregano
- 1 tsp paprika
- 1 tbsp ground cumin
- 2 tsp sea salt
- Mix all ingredients together in a small bowl and store in a cool dry place.
Makes approximately 5 tbsp.
Serving size 1 tbsp.
Nutrients per serving: Calories: 12, Cal. from Fat: 5, Total Fat: 0g, Sat. Fat: 0g, Carbs: 2g, Fiber: 1g, Sugars: .5g, Protein: 0g, Sodium: 749mg, Chol: 0mg
This seasoning mix is on the spicy side. If you are looking for something milder then reduce the amount of chili powder and crushed red pepper flakes by half and replace with 1 tbsp paprika.
For use in traditional tacos use 1-2 tbsp of taco seasoning per 1 pound of ground meat.