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Foil Dinner Taco Burgers & Cheesy Potatoes Recipe

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This recipe for Foil Dinner Taco Burgers & Cheesy Potatoes, by , is from Troop 1887 Cookbook - from Chuck Box to Backpacking, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Alex Shafer
Added: Thursday, April 9, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 lbs lean ground beef (minimum 80% lean) (can substitute ground turkey)
1 cup dried fine bread crumbs (such as Progresso)
1 envelope taco seasoning
1/2 cup water
3 Tbsp powdered milk

6 cups Southern style diced hashbrown potatoes
16 oz (2 cups) Cheese dip (such as Tostitos or Old El Paso)

Heavy duty aluminum foil sheets (18" x 18")

Directions:
Directions:
Prepare charcoal in fire pit. Charcoal is ready for cooking when it is totally covered with a layer of ash.

Combine in bowl: ground beef, bread crumbs, taco seasoning, water, powdered milk. Shape into patties, one for each patrol member.

Combine in zip top bag: potatoes and cheese dip.

Place 1 patty on each aluminum foil sheet, top with 3/4 cup potato mixture (for 6) or 1 cup potato mixture (for 8).

Wrap up foil to make air tight seal on all seams.

Place foil packets on charcoal. Cook 15 minutes on one side, turn and cook an additional 10 minutes on other side. Remove and let cool 5 minutes.

When opening packets, be careful to avoid hot steam.

Serves 6-8

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6-8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 minutes

 

 

 

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