DIY taco seasoning is so easy to make right at home and budget-friendly, too!
Prep Time 2minutes
Total Time 2minutes
1 ½teaspoonsonion powder
½teaspooncrushed red pepper flakes
Combine all ingredients in a small bowl.
Transfer to an airtight container or spice jar. Store in a cool, dry place for up to 6 months.
For a milder seasoning, omit red pepper flakes.
For a hotter seasoning, increase red pepper flakes and/or add cayenne pepper.
For using in ground beef for taco meat: Brown 1 pound ground beef in a skillet until fully cooked and no longer pink. Drain off grease. Add 2 tablespoons taco seasoning and ½ cup water and stir to combine. Simmer until majority of water has evaporated.