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Grands!® Easy Taco Melts

  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Servings 8

Taco flavor wrapped in an empanada, and it's ready to eat in 30 minutes! ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
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)

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray.
  • 2
    In 10-inch nonstick skillet, cook beef over medium-high heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly cooked; drain. Stir in 1/2 cup of the salsa. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until hot.
  • 3
    Separate dough into 8 biscuits. 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 cookie sheet.
  • 4
    Bake 9 to 14 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with remaining 1 cup salsa.

Expert Tips

  • Use spicy salsa for an additional kick. Garnish with sour cream and chopped green onions, if desired.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
310
Calories from Fat
140
% Daily Value
Total Fat
15g
24%
Saturated Fat
5g
26%
Trans Fat
4g
Cholesterol
40mg
14%
Sodium
990mg
41%
Potassium
110mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
28g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
6g
Protein
14g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%
8%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
6%
6%
Iron
10%
10%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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