Gemstone Recipes: Best Ground Beef Taco Meat

Gemstone Recipes: Best Ground Beef Taco Meat

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Today, Katie is preparing the absolute BEST Ground Beef Taco Meat, using 2 lbs of Gemstone’s Lean Ground Beef.

Recipe by
Prep Time: 2 mins
Cook Time: 10 mins
Total Time: 12 minutes
Yield: 8-10


  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • 1 tablespoon Chili Powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon Cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon Dried Oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1/2 cup tomato sauce


  • Cook the ground beef fully, then add 1/2 cup tomato sauce and taco seasoning.
  • Allow to simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Add to tacos shells or use in any other recipes that call for taco meat.
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