Mini Beef Ten Minute Taco Bowls

Want to switch up taco night with a simple, tasty and family-friendly meal? Give these mini beef taco bowls a try! Made easy with Old El Paso™ Flour Soft Tortilla Bowls, this recipe takes just 10 minutes to make. Tender, juicy taco-seasoned ground beef and your favorite fresh toppings are the stars of the show—and both kids and adults will love eating the tortilla bowl!
Prep 10 Minutes
Total Time 10 Minutes
Servings 6

Ingredient List

  • 1 lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
  • 1 packet (1 oz) Old El Paso™ Original Taco Seasoning Mix
  • 1 package (5.1 oz) Old El Paso™ Flour Soft Tortilla Mini Bowls (12 Count)

Serve with, if desired

  • Diced avocado
  • Shredded cheese
  • Shredded lettuce
  • Diced tomatoes
  • Sour cream
  • 1 bottle (9 oz) Old El Paso™ Mild Taco Sauce
Recipe Continues Below


  1. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, cook beef over medium-high heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring frequently, until thoroughly cooked; drain. Sprinkle with taco seasoning mix. Cook until beef is cooked through, stirring occasionally.
  2. Heat bowls as directed on package.
  3. Divide beef among warmed bowls; add FRESH toppings.

Expert Tips

  • If preferred, you can substitute ground chicken or turkey for the ground beef. Follow the same directions as above.
  • Old El Paso™ Mini Taco Bowls are great for lunches or potluck spreads—and their smaller serving size is kid-friendly too! If you'd prefer a bigger soft taco bowl, opt for the regular-sized 8-count package of Old El Paso™ Flour Soft Tortilla Bowls.
  • Like it hot? Top with chopped fresh or pickled jalapeño peppers, or serve with your favorite hot sauce.


  • 1 Serving Calories 220 (Calories from Fat 100);  Total Fat 11g (Saturated Fat 4g ,Trans Fat 1/2g);  Cholesterol 45mg;  Sodium 560mg;  Potassium 140mg;  Total Carbohydrate 15g (Dietary Fiber 0g ,Sugars 0g);  Protein 14g
  • % Daily Value: Vitamin A 6%;  Vitamin C 0%;  Calcium 4%;  Iron 10%
  • Exchanges: 1 Other Carbohydrate;  2 Lean Meat;  1 Fat
  • Carbohydrate Choice: 1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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