Easy Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet Recipe

Easy Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet Recipe | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

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Here’s what you can do with ground beef, some leftover frozen corn, and rice on your fridge. Through this super simple and quick dinner recipe by I Heart Recipes on YouTube, you can enjoy a loaded and yummy Tex-Mex skillet meal! Read down below for the full recipe and procedures, then watch the video tutorial as well.



  • 1½ pound of ground beef
  • 1½ cup of brown or white rice
  • 1 cup of frozen corn
  • 15 ounces can of Rotel, drained
  • ½ cup of canned black beans, drained and rinsed
  • ½ cup of green onion, chopped
  • 2 tbsp of green onion, chopped, for topping
  • ½ cup of sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • Homemade low sodium taco seasoning or store-bought
  • 2 tbsp of Mrs. Dash seasoning
  • 1¼ tsp of chili powder
  • 1 tsp of onion powder
  • 1 tsp of garlic powder


Step 1

Place a skillet pan on a stove over medium heat, then add in the ground beef, cook it until it turns brown. Drain all of the excess fat if needed. Season it with a homemade taco seasoning but you can also use store-bought if preferred, then add in the chili powder, onion powder, garlic powder, and Mrs. Dash seasoning. Give it a good mix, then add in the frozen corn and Rotel, mix them together until well combined. Add in half a cup of chopped green onions and beans, then mix them well.

How To Make A Ground Beef Skillet
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Step 2

Once it’s mixed well and it has cooked for about 5 minutes, you can start adding in the cooked rice, you can use rice that you made the day before and refrigerate. Continue mixing and folding the ingredients together until it’s nice and well combined. Let it cook for about 5 minutes or more, then turn off the heat. Once done, top it with more green onions, but this is optional. Sprinkle the cheddar cheese on top as well.

Easy Ground Beef Skillet Recipe Idea
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Easy Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet Recipe

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