Why spend $1.79 on a package of taco seasoning that you can make yourself? Now, you will have to be okay with separating yourself from fun ingredients like msg, but it is worth it to be able to make tacos at home on a whim.
We use this recipe regularly to make taco meat for tacos and taco salads. It’s better with beef, but healthier with turkey.
Taco Meat(serves 2-4 depending on use)
Heat a medium skillet to medium high heat and add the vegetable oil. Add the ground meat, salt, some pepper, the onion, cumin, coriander and chill powder. Break apart using a fork and stir until browned. Stir in the salsa and the water and simmer gently until the meat is cooked through.