Mini Taco Bowls - Big Taste in a Tiny Package!

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I love finger food. Yummy, delicious finger foods! New Years, Super Bowl and a host of other events are coming up soon, and I have been looking for new ways to dress up my favorite foods so that they can be served in delicious little bite sized servings. Like these adorable and delicious mini taco bowls. How awesome are they?

Mini Taco Bowls


  • 1 lb Ground Beef
  • 2 tbsp Taco Seasoning
  • 6 Jalepeno Slices (optional)
  • 1 diced Tomato
  • Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 12 Corn Tortillas

Step 1: Brown ground beef and drain.

Step 2: Dice the jalepenos and add to beef. You can skip this step if you want a milder version.

Step 3: Add 1/4 cup water and taco seasoning and cook over medium heat until water is absorbed. Reduce heat to low.

Step 4: Put each corn tortilla in microwave for 30 seconds to soften it up. Using a 3 inch cutter (like a jar lid) cut 2 circles from each tortilla.

Step 5: Press each circle into the cup of a mini muffin pan, folding sides as needed.

Step 6: Place in 350 oven for about 12 minutes (until tortilla is crispy).

Step 7: Place each shell on cooling rack and fill with taco meat. Top with cheese and diced tomato and a leaf of cilantro (optional).

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  1. Those are SO cute! I make taco bowls sometimes, but they're with full sized tortillas- but those are so much cuter &make such great apps!

  2. Those are too cute to eat! Bet I could pop a dozen in my mouth before I knew what was happening. ;)

  3. I adore these and I'm pinning them so I can make them I love tacos and Mexican these are perfect!

  4. I love the size of cute!

  5. These look so cute and delicious!

  6. oooo -- yum! What a kid-friendly food!

  7. I love how kiddo friendly these are.

  8. These are awesome! What a perfect idea for New Year's Eve finger foods or football game snacks.

  9. Love this! I always do something similar when we have taco salad.

  10. These are cute and look delicious!

  11. We have tacos way too often! I have to try this as a twist! :) YUM!

  12. These look good, I make something a little like it with the Tostitos scoops

  13. These would be great for a party!

  14. I've made these before and they are delicious!

  15. These would be wonderful for Super Bowl parties!



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