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Copycat Taco Bell Meximelt

Copycat Taco Bell Meximelt

The Meximelt at Taco Bell was one of my absolute favorite menu items - but it's no longer on the menu! Ugh - the tragedy! This Copycat Meximelt brings it back to your kitchen by combining a taco and a quesadilla into a melty taco of goodness.
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Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Entree
Cuisine American, Mexican
Servings 4
Calories 352 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 6-8 6" tortillas
  • 1 pkg Taco Bell taco seasoning
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1 cup Taco Bell Mexican blend shredded cheese
  • 1/2 cup pico de gallo

Instructions
 

  • In skillet, on medium high heat, brown ground beef
  • Add taco seasoning and water, stir until mixture is thickened
  • On cutting board that will fit in microwave or microwave-safe plate, lay out a paper towel and sprinkle it with water so it's damp
  • Lay out 2 tortillas on paper towel
  • Spoon 1/3 cup taco meat down the middle of the tortilla
  • Line the taco meat with 2 tbsp pico de gallo
  • Line the pico with 3 tbsp shredded cheese
  • Fold over the tortilla
  • Top with another damp paper towel
  • Microwave for 60 seconds until cheese melts

Nutrition

Calories: 352kcalCarbohydrates: 28.1gProtein: 17.6gFat: 16.5gSaturated Fat: 7.4gCholesterol: 52mgSodium: 841mgPotassium: 111mgSugar: 1.2gCalcium: 207mgIron: 1mg
Keyword cheese, ground beef, salsa, taco, taco bell
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