Grands!® Taco Melts

Taco flavor wrapped in an empanada, and it's ready to eat in 30 minutes!

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 4
  • servings 8
 

Ingredients

1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef, cooked, drained
1 1/2
cups Old El Paso™ Thick ‘n Chunky salsa
1
can (16.3 oz) Pillsbury™ Grands!™ refrigerated biscuits
1/2
cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese or Mexican cheese blend (2 oz)

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LOCATION

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  • 1 In 10-inch nonstick skillet, mix cooked beef and 1/2 cup of the salsa. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until hot.
  • 2 Press each biscuit into 6-inch round. Spoon 1/3 cup meat mixture and 1 tablespoon cheese onto center of each round. Fold dough in half over filling; press to seal. Place on greased cookie sheet.
  • 3 Bake at 375°F 9 to 14 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with remaining salsa.
  • 1 In 10-inch nonstick skillet, mix cooked beef and 1/2 cup of the salsa. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until hot.
  • 2 Press each biscuit into 6-inch round. Spoon 1/3 cup meat mixture and 1 tablespoon cheese onto center of each round. Fold dough in half over filling; press to seal. Place on greased cookie sheet.
  • 3 Bake at 375°F 9 to 14 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with remaining salsa.

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Nutritional information

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NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Sandwich
Calories
310
(
Calories from Fat
140),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
15g
15%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
4g
4%
),
Cholesterol
40mg
40%;
Sodium
990mg
990%;
Total Carbohydrate
28g
28%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
6g
6%
),
Protein
14g
14%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.