Taco Seasoning Mix
4 tbsps chili powder
2 tbsps ground cumin
1 tbsp ground black pepper
1 tsp EACH garlic powder, onion powder and dried oregano
2 tsps paprika
1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
1 tsp chipotle chili powder (optional)
1 lb ground chicken
2 tbsps taco seasoning
1/4 cup water
8 taco shells
Shredded cheese, minced onion, shredded lettuce, diced Roma tomatoes, sliced olives, diced green chilies, salsa and sour cream.
Combine taco seasoning ingredients and mix well. Store in a glass jar with a tight lid or a re-sealable plastic bag for up to 2 months. For a hotter mix add 1 tsp chipotle chili powder.
Makes the equivalent of 4 store bought seasoning packets.
In a skillet over medium-high heat, stir cook ground chicken, breaking up the lumps, until no pink remains.
Add 2 Tbsp taco seasoning and water; stir cook until the water has evaporated.
Spoon ground chicken into taco shells and add your favourite toppings