The Best Taco Salad Recipe

Ready in just 30 minutes, this is the best taco salad recipe is perfect for busy weeknights, hot summer evenings, or anytime you’re looking to clean out the fridge.  Gather everything into one giant bowl or set up a taco salad bar station and let everyone assemble their very own version of the perfect taco salad!

The Best Taco Salad Recipe!

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- Meat - Taco Seasoning - Greens - Vegetables - Cheese - Toppings

What Goes In Taco Salad?

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Cook the ground meat: Soften the onion in a large skillet. Add the ground beef and break into smaller pieces. Fully cook the beef and drain 3/4 of the liquid. Add the taco seasoning and tomato sauce. Stir often.

How to Make Taco Salad


Prepare the vinaigrette: – Add all ingredients for the vinaigrette to a jar or container with a tight-fitting lid. Shake vigorously to combine. Season with additional salt and pepper, to taste. Tap below for all of the ingredients!

How to Make Taco Salad


Assemble: Transfer all greens to a large salad bowl. Top with the ground beef, veggies, tortilla strips, shredded cheese, avocado, sour cream, and any other additional toppings you wish.

How To Make Taco Salad


Assemble into bowls with all your favorite toppings!

Assemble the taco salad!


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