Homemade taco seasoning laying on it's side, spilling out.

Homemade Taco Seasoning

Homemade taco seasoning is so easy to make and lets you control exactly what goes in and what the spice level is like! Take 5 minutes and throw it together.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword homemade taco seasoning, taco seasoning recipe
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 cup
Calories 115 kcal
Author Longbourn Farm • Alli Kelley


  • 1/2 cup chili powder
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons cumin
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons ground coriander
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons dried oregano
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  1. Whisk together all ingredients.
  2. Store in an air-tight container.

Recipe Notes

I use about 3 tablespoons of mix per pound of meat. Start with 1 tablespoon and taste as you go to see how you like it.

Adjust seasonings to your preference. 

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Nutrition Facts
Homemade Taco Seasoning
Amount Per Serving
Calories 115 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 3%
Sodium 4685mg 195%
Potassium 553mg 16%
Total Carbohydrates 22g 7%
Dietary Fiber 6g 24%
Sugars 1g
Protein 5g 10%
Vitamin A 16.7%
Vitamin C 22.6%
Calcium 26.8%
Iron 59.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.