Never buy over-priced taco seasoning packets again. Learn how to make Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe that is easy and budget friendly.
Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe
I can’t wait for you to try this Homemade Taco Seasoning recipe! Once you see how easy it is, you will stop buying it at the grocery store.
Do you use those taco seasoning mix packets a lot?
I know that we used to! However, they can add up over time and really you are paying for convenience in a package. Plus, I think it is so much better to make your own and you know everything that is in it.
Instead…make your own homemade taco seasoning!
You can make it MUCH cheaper. It is really easy, it tastes better, and it is actually much better for you!
We are trying to make more things at home. It saves money and I feel better about giving it to my family.
No worries about what is inside or ingredients you can’t pronounce. I feel much better about making my own taco seasoning to give my family.
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Let’s learn how to make homemade taco seasoning!
We love Taco Tuesday and Mexican Monday so our household uses a lot of taco seasoning. I love this Easy Crock Pot Taco Meat Recipe for busy weeknights and it is so handy having homemade taco seasoning on hand.
You are going to love making your own taco seasoning. Let’s get started!
I love having this on hand to use in my recipes. So easy!
It is easy to make taco seasoning mix recipe from scratch!
With just a few different spices, you can easily make taco seasoning mix that tastes amazing. Plus, it really is SO easy!
Once you make this, you will wonder why you did not do it sooner!
What all do you need to make homemade taco seasoning mix:
- Chili powder
- Onion Powder
- Garlic Salt
- Cayenne or Red Pepper Flakes
I love knowing exactly what is in the taco seasoning mix. You won’t find any extra ingredients or additives since you are making this at home.
How to make homemade taco seasoning:
This is so easy! All you do is mix all the ingredients up in a jar. It is that easy to make homemade taco seasoning!
You are going to love having taco seasoning to use for all your recipes. It is so handy having this at home and you will save a ton of time and money.
Now you know how to make how to make taco seasoning!
Keep reading for the full recipe.
How to use homemade taco seasoning for ground beef and other recipes:
Simply use 2 Tablespoons of your new mixture instead of a seasoning packet. It is that easy – one quick step and you have it ready to use it in any of your favorite recipes!
What can I store this homemade taco seasoning recipe in?
I like to use mason jars to store the taco seasoning mix in. The jars keep everything nice and fresh and they are inexpensive to purchase.
Plus, you can reuse them for other things once you are finished. We love mason jars!
Generally I double or triple this recipe so I don’t have to make it very often. You can use a container you already have or a mason jar and be set for the next taco night!
Print this Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe below:
This delicious Homemade Taco Seasoning recipe is so easy to make. You will save a ton of money by making your own. Try out this Homemade Taco Seasoning.
- 1/4 cup Chili powder
- 2 Tablespoon Cumin
- 2 teaspoon onion powder
- 2 teaspoon garlic salt
- 4 teaspoons pepper
- 4 teaspoon salt
- 2 teaspoon Paprika
- 1/2 teaspoon cayenne or red pepper flakes
Mix all the seasonings in a small bowl.
Transfer to a jar and reserve.
When you need taco seasoning, use 2 Tablespoons for a for a pound of meat (or just use 2 Tablespoons for any soup).
Make sure to label your jar so you can identify and find your seasoning easy!
Get started today making homemade taco seasoning!
We love making this and it is super easy. The flavor is amazing and we all love it.
All of the recipes turn out great using this homemade taco seasoning mix. You won’t find any crazy ingredients you cannot pronounce.
I love being able to give my family homemade seasoning and it really only takes minutes to make. It is a win all around!
Just make a big batch and store in an airtight container. You will be set for awhile on taco seasoning mix.
From seasoning ground beef to ground turkey, this taco seasoning recipes tastes amazing. My family loved the taco meat with this recipe.
We all prefer it to store bought taco seasoning. Get started today and stop buying those packaged taco seasoning mixes at the store.
I have been slowly trying to make more and more things at home. I love that I don’t have to worry about what is inside or any hidden ingredients.
You can know exactly what is going into the food you are eating. This is so comforting especially as a mom!
Once you start making this and trying new things at home, you will see it does not take long. Sometimes, I hesitate to do things because I think it might be complicated or time consuming.
However, this homemade taco seasoning mix is really very simple and so fast to make. You are going to love it!
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