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Easy Ground Beef Tostada Recipe

Today Recipes | Easy Ground Beef Tostada Recipe – This is a good, simple meal to prepare on a weeknight! For those of you wanting to give it a little more jazz, season the meat with chipolata seasoning and chili powder. I get a little aggressive on the seasoning side, but I have learned to give the meat that extra kick in order to get over the blandness and turn this into a good, Very easy to make & the family loves it. Enjoy! All you need with this wonderful recipe is a cold beer and a fresh fruit salad for a taste and temperature contrast.

Easy Ground Beef Tostada Recipe

Easy Ground Beef Tostada Recipe

SERVING: 4-6 

Preparation time                   Cook time

20 Minutes                             10 Minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/2 small red onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3/4 pound ground beef
  • Kosher salt
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 15-ounce can refried beans
  • 1/3 cup sour cream
  • 8 corn tostadas (flat, hard taco shells)
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded Monterey jack cheese
  • Shredded lettuce, hot sauce and/or cilantro, for topping

Directions

  1. Heat the vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the onion and cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Add the garlic and cook, stirring, 1 minute. Add the beef and 1/2 teaspoon salt and cook, breaking up the meat, until browned, about 3 minutes. Add the tomato paste and chili powder and cook, stirring, about 2 more minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, heat the refried beans in a small saucepan. Thin the sour cream with about 2 tablespoons water in a small bowl.
  3. Spread the beans on the tostadas, and then top with the beef and cheese. Drizzle with the sour cream. Top with lettuce, hot sauce and/or cilantro.
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Tip

Aluminum foil helps keep food moist, ensures it cooks evenly, keeps leftovers fresh, and makes clean-up easy.

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