We’ve been using the same taco seasoning spice blend for years. It’s the perfect combination of smokey, hot — but not too hot — and delicious spices to create perfect tacos or any other Mexican dish.
- 6 teaspoons chili powder
- 5 teaspoons paprika
- 4 ½ teaspoons cumin
- 3 teaspoons onion powder
- 2 ½ teaspoons garlic powder
- ⅛ teaspoon cayenne
- Combine all the spices (I usually make a double batch) and blend together well with a whisk.
- Store in an airtight container at room temperature until ready for use.
That’s it! When you’re ready to use your spice blend, 7 teaspoons of the spice blend will equal one store-bought packet. But, this is a lot more flavorful than what you’ll find at the store!
The shelf life of your spice blend is the same as the spices you used to create it.
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