Buying taco seasoning from the store can get old after awhile, and it may be time to consider making your own. In the long run this could save you a lot of money and to top it off, it just tastes better. Luckily this taco seasoning consists of many household spices that chances are you already have on hand. Some of the spices in this seasoning mixture include chili powder, garlic powder, salt and pepper. You should use about 3 tablespoons of this seasoning mixture per pound of meat. This recipe can easily be double, tripled, ect. So if you want make a large batch and store it away for future use. Enjoy.
1 tablespoon chili powder
¼ teaspoon garlic powder
¼ teaspoon onion powder
¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
¼ teaspoon dried oregano
½ teaspoon paprika
1 ½ teaspoons cumin
1 teaspoon sea salt
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
Step 1: In a small bowl combine chili powder, garlic powder, onion powder, red pepper flakes, oregano, paprika, cumin, salt and pepper. Store in an air tight container.
Step 2: This can be used to season taco meat. Every 3 tablespoons of this mixture should be added to 1lb of taco meat.