Saturday, January 4, 2014

Posted by jinson on 3:55 PM 8 comments
This pie is SO delicious!  I made it for dinner tonight, and hubs gave it two thumbs !  Hubs rarely gives anything his full endorsement, so I decided this one should definitely go on the blog!  It only takes about 30 minutes total to make, and is very easy.

Taco Pie

Ingredients


Refrigerated   pie crust
1 pound ground beef
3 Tbsp homemade taco seasoning (below) or 1 pouch commercial seasoning.
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup salsa
1 cup lettuce, shredded
1 medium tomato, diced
1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
Sour cream (optional)


Directions

 1.  Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
 2.  Pat into pie pan ( preferably glass), sprinkle with a pinch of taco seasoning.  Bake  7-10 minutes or until         it just begins to brown.
 3.  In a medium skillet, cook beef and onions until beef is browned and cooked through.  Drain.
 4.  Add salsa and all remaining taco seasoning.  Cook 3-4 minutes.
 5.  Pour into crust and top with cheese.  Bake for 15 minutes, or until crust is golden brown.
 6.  Let cool for 5 minutes.  Top with sour cream,  lettuce and  tomato.


Slice and Serve!

You could also top with some guacamole, or put a little ranch on top!

Below is the recipe for the homemade taco seasoning I used


Homemade Taco Seasoning

Ingredients

1 Tbsp chili powder
2 tsp onion powder
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp paprika
1 tsp oregano
1 tsp salt

Mix all ingredients together in a bowl.  Makes 3 Tablespoons of mix, which equals the flavor of 1 pouch of commercial taco seasoning.  Salt and heat can be adjusted to your preference.

 





8 comments:

  1. This looks delicious! Bookmarking to come back later so I can try and make it :)

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  2. I have a teenage son that would LOVE this. Pinned, thanks for sharing.

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  3. That looks really good! My kids would love that! I may be picking up some of Pillsbury's gf crust next time I go to town.

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  4. This made my stomach growl! Been looking for a taco recipe. Thanks!

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  5. This sounds really good and would be easy to make vegetarian. Thank you for sharing.

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  6. This is a great recipe! Super easy to prepare & takes no time at all to bake! Thank you!

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  7. made this tonight but used lentils instead of beef. It was really delicious. thanks!

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  8. This is in my oven now, I used black beans brown rice and a can of Rotel instead of ground beaf, my daughter is a vegetarian,also putting avocados and olives on top as well as the other toppings suggested,it smells amazing and can't wait to try it!!!

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