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Unbelievable Instant pot Taco Bowls

You Will Need

  • 1 Pound Hamburger

  • 1 Can Re-fried Beans

  • 1 Packet Taco Seasoning (Ortega)

  • 2/3 Heaping Cup Fiesta Cheese

  • 1 2/3 Cup Water (divided) 


Additional Toppings

Anyone can make Taco Bells Taco Bowls at home, it's simple and easy and I'll show you how. I'll also show you where to buy taco bowl molds, and how to use a Taco salad mold. It's simple, quick, and easy to make Taco Salads at home. Make them with chicken, pork, or beef.




Sour Cream

Pace Picante Sauce



Fiesta Shredded Cheese (or)

You could even do

Nacho Cheese

What's your pleasure?

Anyone that loves a good Taco Bowl knows how really great they really are but when you add beans and cheese to the mix it's a whole new ball game. Your bowl becomes an irresistible dip to go with that crunchy tortilla! Kids get to choose their toppings and dinner is that much simpler. Everyone is happy~ In the instant pot (or on the stove top) you can make it all in one pot. (Dishes are easier too!)

It's a win, win situation.  


  • Start by spraying each mold with nonstick cooking spray, Take your tortilla's, and spray each side with spray.

  • Gently place into your molds. Bake for 17 min,

  • Halfway through take them out of the molds and flip them upside down

        (to brown the bottoms.       (set aside)

  • If you are using frozen hamburger, Place a trivet into your instant pot,

  • Place hamburger on a trivet, with 1 cup water.

  • Place your lid on (make sure it's on sealing and not venting) 

  • Press manual (or pressure cook) for 25 min. (Natural Release)

  • Prep Your additional toppings while cooking hamburger.

  • When your pressure button has goes down, open lid and remove hamburger do a different bowl. crumble with a whisk (easy to do) wash instant pot

  • Place your meat back inside, add taco seasoning, re fried beans, 2/4 cup water and cheese and stir to combine. 

  • Remove pot from the instant pot so that it doesn't scorch. 

  • Set on a hot pad.

  • Place 1/2 cup of meat mixture into each taco bowl and add your favorite toppings! Enjoy~

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