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Dinner Tonight: February 8, 2022 Main Dish Taco Salad

Main Dish Taco Salad


One person names a category, like "Things at the zoo." The others have to list 3 things that belong in that category.


If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be? What food would you NEVER eat again if you could choose?

This recipe was provided by the Onondaga Cornell Cooperative Extension, from the United Way of Central New York WIC Cookbook.


Serves 5

  • ½ pound 90% lean ground beef or turkey
  • 1/8 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • ½ head of romaine lettuce, chopped
  • 1/2 cup green onion, chopped (~3-4 onions)
  • 3 medium tomatoes, chopped (~1 1/2 cups)
  • 1 can (15 ounce) kidney beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup reduced-fat cheddar cheese, grated
  • ½ (10 ounce) bag tortilla chips
  • ¾ cup salsa


1. Cook meat with the seasonings in a pan.
2. Remove from heat.
3. In a large bowl, mix lettuce, onion, tomatoes, kidney beans, cheese, and meat.
4. Put tortilla chips on 5 plates and top with salad.
5. Top with salsa. Serve right away.

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