Recipe: Homemade taco seasoning mix

Spices and aromatic herbs mixtures
February 03, 2010

TacosHow many of you have store bought Taco Seasoning Mix at home? It's made of simple ingredients, and can be prepared at home very easily.

Taco seasoning mix

Homemade taco seasoning mix

Cut into thin slices:

1 white onion
2 clove garlic
2 red paprika
2 red chili peppers

If you don't have a food dehydrator, put them on a baking paper sheet and oven dry in preheated 50° C (122 F) oven one hour.

DryingMince coarsely and put them in a dark, not humid and ventilated place for 4-5 days, like you do for aromatic herbs.

BlendPut them in a blender and add:

1 tsp cumin seeds
1 tsp coriander seeds
1 tsp oregano
15g salt (2 tbsp)

Taco Seasoning MixBlend them until powdered, or leave some texture if you wish.
Store in a jar.

This herbs mixture can be used for many tex-mex recipes, sauces, grilled meat and oven-baked potatoes.

Spices and aromatic herbs mixturesTaco seasoning mix
Origin: Tex-Mex
Suggested ingredients: onion, garlic, chili, paprika, cumin, coriander, oregano, salt.

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