Category: Nutrition

Fiesta Taco Salad Recipe

Fiesta Taco Salad

Learn how to make this tasty fiesta taco salad recipe the family is sure to love!


  • 2 lb. ground turkey (or beef)
  • Salt & pepper
  • 3 tbsp. taco seasoning 
  • 2 tbsp. tomato paste
  • 2 (4″) corn tortillas, cut into 1/4″ strips
  • 3 heads romaine, chopped
  • 2 1/2 c. halved cherry tomatoes
  • 1 (15-oz.) can black beans, drained, rinsed
  • 1 c. shredded cheddar
  • 1/2 c. pico de gallo
  • Sour cream, for serving


  • 1. In a large cast-iron skillet over medium-high heat, cook turkey. Add taco seasoning, tomato paste, and 2 tablespoons water. Cook, stirring occasionally, until turkey is browned and cooked through, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat.
  • 2. In a large bowl, add lettuce, tomatoes, beans, and turkey. Toss to combine.
  • ​3. Top with cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream, and tortilla strips.
  • Serve and enjoy!
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I've explored various fields within physical therapy including acute care and oncology at Troy Beaumont Hospital and outpatient physical therapy. As the office administrator and marketer, I'm able to combine my love for health and exercise science with my interest in marketing and numbers skills. My hobbies include spending time with friends and family, baking, crafting, and watching my favorite movies or tv shows.

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