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How to Make Taco Seasoning Mix

For a meal that will take you "south of the Border," start by mixing this easy taco seasoning.


  • Step 1: Combine ingredients Combine all of the ingredients in a small bowl.
  • TIP: Use more or less crushed red pepper flakes to adjust the spiciness to your taste.
  • Step 2: Use immediately or store Use the mix immediately to create your favorite Tex-Mex dish, or store it in an air-tight container for up to six months. You'll have enough to equal one store-bought packet.
  • FACT: During the Middle Ages, pepper was so valuable that many Europeans used it as currency, paying debts and taxes with the spice.

You Will Need

  • 2.0 tsp instant minced onion
  • 1.0 tsp salt
  • 1.0 tsp cornstarch
  • 0.5 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
  • 0.5 tsp instant minced garlic
  • 0.25 tsp dried oregano
  • 0.5 tsp ground cumin
  • Air-tight storage container (optional)

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