Patriotic Taco Salad Brings The Celebration To Your Tastebuds

Patriotic Taco Salad

Just don’t know what to bring to your 4th of July celebration?  This Patriotic Taco Salad will have everyone on their feet and reaching for their plates!

Add some flair to your holiday table this year with a dish that satisfies the masses, but also celebrates the occasion!  This taco salad is the perfect complement to standard cookout fare of burgers and hot dogs or fried chicken.  A side of some fruit and these Boozy Patriotic Popsicles (can also be made without alcohol for the kiddos) and you’ve got a complete menu!



Family Fresh Meals is bringing us her recipe for this smashing flag salad.  She uses traditional taco salad ingredients and also gives a suggestion for making this vegetarian.  Try this one out for your holiday celebration.  It’s sure to be a hit for all ages!


Here’s your shopping list to make your own Patriotic Taco Salad:

  • 1 lb. ground beef (or vegetarian crumbles)
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1/4 cup salsa
  • 1 envelope taco seasoning
  • 4-6 cups tortilla chips
  • 4  cups shredded lettuce
  • 1/2 cup  pitted large olives, sliced lengthwise
  • 2 cups  shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2-3 cups cherry tomatoes

Visit Family Fresh Meals to see how she puts it all together!


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