Making your own taco seasoning blend is an easy, cost-effective way to get a delicious homemade flavor for tacos and other Mexican food. With basic pantry ingredients such as chili powder, paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, cumin, salt and cayenne pepper; you can whip up your favorite type of taco seasoning in no time! Not only will it save you money from buying pre-made mixes at the store but you can also control the amount of spice . Additionally, having your own custom blend allows you to adjust flavors to suit different recipes or even create new ones altogether. With that said, let’s explore how to make an easy taco seasoning mix at home!
1 Tbsp chili powder
2 tsp cumin, ground
1 tsp oregano, dried
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp paprika, smoked (or regular)
1/2 tsp onion powder
1/4 tsp salt
1/8 tsp cayenne pepper (optional)
How to Prepare
Add ingredients to a glass mason jar fitted with a lid – shake to combine and store in a cool, dry place.