Recipe Challenge – April 2018

Duration: 1st April – 30th April
Number of books: 4
Hosted by: Crazy Challenge Connection

Taco Salad
from Teenia, Barb’s sister-in-law

1 to 2 lb. ground beef
2 pkg. taco seasoning mix
2 cups grated cheddar cheese or Mexican blend cheese
1 head lettuce, torn into bite-sized pieces
Read a book with both 1 and 2 in the page count (tell us number of pages) OR both 1 and 2 in the original publication year (tell us the year)
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer (2013)

3 to 4 pints cherry tomatoes, halved (or other tomatoes, diced)
16 oz. bottle Catalina dressing
Read a book with the author’s initials in CATALINA OR with vegetables on the cover (post the cover) 
large bag nacho cheese Doritos, coarsely crushed
salsa, sour cream, olives, etc. as desired

Brown ground beef till no longer pink; drain well.
Read a book with a brown or pink cover OR which has both brown and pink on objects on the cover (post cover)
Once Upon a Curse by E.D. Baker

Stir in taco seasoning mix, adding a bit of water if needed. Place in very large bowl; top with cheese, lettuce and tomatoes. Just before serving, pour dressing over all and stir well. Let everyone add their own crushed Doritos, salsa, sour cream, olives and any other ingredients your family must have in tacos.
Read a book with a title that starts with a letter in TACO, excluding A, An and The OR Read a book set in Mexico 
Angels’ Blood by Nalini Singh

This recipe serves a lot of people, so it’s great for potlucks, family reunions, etc.



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