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Easy Taco Salad

Super easy taco salad makes a great dinner.

Yield: 4-6 main dish servings


I pound ground beef
1 medium onion
1 1/2 cups of salsa (mild, medium or hot depending what your family likes)
1 head of romaine lettuce
4 cups spring mix lettuce
2 green onions
1/2 cup pepitas (pumpkin seeds)
1 large tomato diced
1 large rip avocado sliced

1 cup of shredded cheddar cheese or about 4 oz Queso Fresco (optional)
Taco chips for garnish (optional)


Brown hamburger and chopped onion in a pan over medium heat. Add in the salsa and continue to cook until the mixture is warmed through. Remove from heat.

Make a bed of the chopped lettuces on a large platter. Sprinkle with green onions. Top with slightly cooled but still warm hamburger/salsa mixture.

Garnish the salad with diced tomato and avocado. Sprinkle the pumpkin seeds on top.