Recipes to Enjoy Taco Night at Home

There are two things in this recipe that make it awesome — homemade crispy corn taco shells, and a taco meat seasoning mix we got from Alton Brown, that Food Network guy. No need to rely on store-bought taco shells; instead, you make them yourself by pan-frying soft corn tortillas. And then you cook onions and garlic, brown the meat, and add this delicious seasoning: chili powder, cumin, paprika, habanero powder, coriander, cornstarch, and salt. It's so much better than the taco seasoning powder packets you get at the grocery store.

Alton Brown’s seasoning mix is a great homemade version of the taco packets from your childhood, and fried corn tortillas are an easy DIY alternative to buying premade hard-shell tacos.... Read More