Beef Taco with Homemade Taco Mix

I make tacos and quesadillas all the time.  I make my own taco mix, add it to ground beef or turkey and dinner is ready.

Taco Mix
2 tbs chili powder
2 tsp cornstarch
2 tsp salt
1 1/2 tsp paprika
1/2 tsp pepper
1 tbs ground cumin
1 tsp ground coriander

Mix all the taco mix ingredients, place them in a jar or a zip bag.
Shak it all together and store it for future use.

Beef Taco
1/2 cup of hot water
2 tbs taco mix
1 lb ground beef
1/2 onion, chopped
1/2 cheese
6 taco shells
1 cup lettuce (optional)
1/2 cup sour cream (optional)
1 avocado, sliced (optional)
1/2 cup salsa (optional)

In an oiled pan saute chopped onions and ground beef, stirring occasionally.
Separately, mix 2 table spoons of taco mix with 1/2 cup of hot water.
Pour the mixture into the pan with ground beef.  Reduce the heat to medium-low and cook until the water has evaporated.
Meanwhile chop the cabbage or lettuce to add to your taco.
Fill your taco shells with lettuce, beef and cheese, (avocado, salsa, sour cream, optional)  and…

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