Taco Salad Bites | Food Network

Recipes / American Recipes
 08 Jan 2018   
This bite-size appetizer has all the flavors of your favorite taco salad. Get the recipe: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/food-network-kitchen/taco-salad-bites-3875847 Taco Salad Bites Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen Total: 25 min Active: 15 min Yield: about 16 servings Level: Easy Ingredients Nonstick cooking spray, for spraying the wire rack 1 pound ground beef (90/10) 2 tablespoons taco seasoning Kosher salt 16 miniature cup-shaped corn tortilla chips 4 ounces pepper jack cheese, cut into 16 cubes 3 tablespoons sour cream 1 cup thinly sliced romaine lettuce 1 small plum tomato, diced Hot sauce, for serving Directions Position an oven rack in the top third of the oven and preheat to 425 degrees F. Set a wire rack over a baking sheet and spray generously with cooking spray. Use your hands to mix the ground beef, taco seasoning and 1/2 teaspoon salt in a medium bowl until just combined. Drop heaping tablespoons of the meat mixture onto the rack (about 16 total), then use your hands to roll the portioned meat into balls. Press a tortilla chip into the top of each meatball, making sure that the meat goes mostly up the sides of the chip (be careful not to break the chips). Put 1 cheese cube in the middle of each chip. Bake, rotating the baking sheet once halfway, until the meat is just cooked through and the cheese is melted, about 8 minutes. Transfer the bites to a large platter, top with a dollop of sour cream and sprinkle with the lettuce and tomato. Serve with hot sauce. Copyright 2017 Television Food Network, G.P. All rights reserved. Subscribe to our channel to fill up on the latest must-eat recipes, brilliant kitchen hacks and content from your favorite Food Network shows.   Watch free FULL EPISODES of Food Network shows: http://www.foodnetwork.com/videos/full-episodes?soc=youtube Visit Food Network online: http://www.foodnetwork.com Like Food Network on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FoodNetwork Follow Food Network on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FoodNetwork Follow Food Network on Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/foodnetwork/


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