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Doritos Locos Nachos

(originally made 9/2012)

Tim and Jake have an addiction to Taco Bell.   It was bad, but since they've introduced the new Doritos Locos Taco shells, it's gotten worse.    Tacos were a twice monthly meal here, but they kept begging me to find a way to make the shells out of Doritos.       This was as close as I could come, and since I actually remembered to snap a picture this time, I thought I'd pass the idea along here as well  :)

They sell Taco Bell brand taco seasoning now, but we prefer the Old El Paso Mild.



 * Exported from MasterCook *

                           Doritos Locos Nachos



  Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
--------  ------------  --------------------------------
  1              pound  ground beef -- browned and drained
  1            package  taco seasoning mix
                        water -- per pkg instructions
                        Doritos
                        Mexican blend cheese -- shredded
                        shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, jalapenos -- optional

Prepare taco meat as directed on the seasoning packet instructions.   Place Doritos in an oven safe skillet or microwave safe plate.   Top with shredded cheese.   Place under broiler or microwave in 30 sec intervals until the cheese is melted.   Sprinkle with meat.    Top with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes and jalapenos, if desired. 

NOTES : Inspired by the Doritos Locos Tacos sold by Taco Bell.

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