Taco Casserole Recipe


People in the Midwest tend to make casseroles a lot. Various ingredients are used and there is a wide variety of casseroles. I made up my own version of a taco casserole and it includes common ingredients for simple tacos. It is simply a giant shareable taco in a casserole form.

Taco Casserole

Completed taco casserole with multiple ingredients.


1 lb of ground beef

1 tbsp of chili powder

1 tsp cumin

1 tsp garlic power

1 tsp salt

1 tsp pepper

1 tsp onion powder

(optional) pepper bits for anyone who likes hot things.

As much Mexican shredded cheese mix as you want

As much tortilla chips as you want. The amount is based on how much of a crunch you want.


Serves 6 people

Cooking Time

Time to brown ground beef plus baking for 20 minutes


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Brown ground beef in skillet.
  3. Drain fat from ground beef.
  4. Grease casserole dish.
  5. Mix all of the ingredients together in a casserole dish.
  6. Bake for 20 minutes.

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This is a good way to get the taste of tacos, but while making it easier to serve multiple people. Casseroles are a perfect way to feed families and are great for picky children.