A taco salad is not to be confused with an actual taco although the ingredients are pretty much the same. Taco salads are basically the ingredients of a taco in salad form but may contain slightly different ingredients. The hardest part when having or making a taco salad is determining what to do with the shell. Every taco salad needs that hard crunch, no matter if it is the bowl or the shell incorporated into the actual salad. To make a tasty taco salad you will need….
Taco bowl/Tortilla bits
-Cook the ground beef/turkey until it is browned and drain the excess grease
-Add the seasoning mix and a little water for moisture and let the meat simmer
-In a serving bowl, add the lettuce, tomatoes, meat, green onions, shredded cheese, tortilla bits, top with guacamole and sour cream
*Instead of tortilla bits, replace the bowl with a taco shell*
Built to your liking, this tasty taco salad will cause quite a fiesta in your mouth.