Secret Ingredient Tacos

Tacos are simple enough but they can also get a little boring.   We're here to help you spice them up.  The end result will leave you with flavorful juicy taco meat.

Brown your L&S ground beef in skillet. 

Drain off any excess grease*, add in 1/3 cup water, 1/4 cup taco seasoning. 

Secret ingredient ... 1 cup chunky salsa.   

Cook on low until water has absorbed.   

Enjoy in a salad, on a tortilla, or hard shell with your favorite toppings

 Alternate cooking methods:

Crock Pot - Add ground beef, taco seasoning, 1 jar salsa, 1 cup water.  Cook high 4 hours or low 6-8 hours

Instant Pot - Add ground beef, taco seasoning, 1 cup salsa, 1 cup water. Set on manual for 3 minutes (5 minutes if starting with frozen beef).  Quick release for 5 minutes. Saute for 5 minutes. 

Taco Seasoning:

Mix all seasonings together and store in an airtight container (mason jar)

  • 1 TBSP Chili Powder
  • 1 TSP Salt
  • 1 TSP Black Pepper
  • 1 1/2 TSP Ground Cumin
  • 1/2 TSP Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 TSP Paprika
  • 1/4 TSP Onion Powder
  • 1/4 TSP Crushed Red Pepper Flakes
  • 1/4 TSP Oregano

*If you haven't tried our ground beef, there is very little grease 

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