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Walking Taco Casserole

  • Author: Kylie
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: 10 servings 1x


This walking taco casserole takes just 25 minutes from start to finish and comes together all in one pan for a tasty alternative to your classic taco Tuesday family dinner! It's loaded with all your favorite taco flavors and a signature homemade seasoning blend!




  • sliced green onion
  • sliced jalapeno
  • sour cream
  • fresh chopped cilantro
  • taco sauce
  • sliced black olives


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Heat olive oil in a large pan over medium high heat. 
  3. Add onion along with a couple pinches of salt and pepper. Cook, stirring frequently for 4 minutes.
  4. Add garlic, chili powder, cumin, paprika, garlic powder, dried oregano, and a couple pinches of salt and pepper. Cook, stirring frequently for 30 seconds or so.
  5. Add raw ground beef and cook, crumbling with a spatula until cooked through.
  6. Stir in salsa and black beans
  7. Cover taco meat with cheese and bake, uncovered, for 5 minutes or until the cheese is melted.
  8. Add a layer of Fritos, then a layer of lettuce, then a layer of tomatoes.
  9. Garnish with sour cream and sliced jalapeno  and enjoy!
  • Category: Main Dish
  • Method: Stove Top + Oven
  • Cuisine: Mexican/American

Keywords: Frito pie, hot dish