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Tacos Recipe

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This recipe for Tacos, by , is from Favorite Family Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Angie Perkins
Added: Saturday, August 27, 2005


1 pound lean ground beef
1 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup chopped green pepper
1 clove garlic, crushed and minced
1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
1 tablespoon chili powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
12 taco shells, warmed
chopped lettuce
chopped tomatoes
shredded cheese, Cheddar or Monterey Jack
taco sauce

Sauté ground beef, onion, green pepper, and garlic until beef is browned and onion is tender. Drain off excess fat. Stir in tomato sauce, chili powder, salt, pepper, and hot sauce. Cook, uncovered, stirring occasionally, until thickened. Spoon meat mixture into taco shells and top with some tomato, lettuce, and cheese. Sprinkle each with a little taco sauce.

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