Taco Meat Nutrition Facts

Calories, fat, protein, and carbohydrate values for Taco Meat.


There are 341 calories in Taco Meat.


Nutrition Facts
Taco Meat
Serving Size:


cup (123 grams)

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 172
Calories 341

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 grams

Saturated Fat 7.2 grams

Trans Fat 0.8 grams
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.6 grams
Monounsaturated Fat 8.4 grams

Cholesterol 98 milligrams

Sodium 1016 milligrams

Potassium 546 milligrams

Total Carbohydrates 7.4 grams

Dietary Fiber 1.7 grams

Sugars 1.4 grams
Protein 30 grams

Vitamin A


Vitamin C





Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Food / Beverages > Bakery / Deli > Prepared & Preserved Foods > Prepared Meats, Poultry & Seafood > Cooked Meat (Perishable)

How long would it take to burn off 340 KCal?
Walking (3mph) 92 minutes
Running (6mph) 33 minutes
Bicycling (10mph) 47 minutes
Values estimated based on person weighing 140 lbs.

What are taco meat made of?

Ground Beef: The best meat to use for taco meat is a simple ground beef, a 70-80% lean. The fat is going to help give flavor to the meat and we are able to drain the grease prior to serving. Tomato Sauce: grab any kind of canned, pureed tomato sauce.

What kind of meat is Mexican taco meat?

The meat—most often the ranchera, or flap steak, from beef short loin—is marinated and grilled over charcoal, then chopped and cooked further on a flattop before it’s served in a flour tortilla.

What is meant by taco meat?

n.—Gloss: the tight, dark curly hair of a black person. Often used self-referentially and between black people themselves.

What cut of meat is used for tacos?

What cut of beef is best for tacos? This recipe calls for flank steak, which is a leaner cut of meat that cooks up tender and juicy. Be sure to slice your meat against the grain for the best results. Other great beef options include skirt steak, sirloin steak, rib eye, or New York strip steak.

Is Taco Bell meat horse meat?

Taco Bell has officially joined Club Horse Meat. The fast-food chain and subsidiary of Yum Brands says it has found horse meat in some of the ground beef it sells in the United Kingdom. The British Food Standards Agency said Taco Bell’s products contained more than 1% (pdf) horse meat.

Can you buy premade taco meat?

DINNER IS READY! Dos Rios fully cooked, seasoned taco meat is ready in 5 minutes. No cooking is required, simply heat it up! Full of flavor, our taco meat is beef blended with our custom recipe of seasonings in two styles, traditional and chile verde.

What is technically a taco?

Starch on the top and bottom that is not connected is, obviously, a sandwich. But starch on the bottom and two opposing sides is a taco. Therefore, a hot dog is a taco. And, to correct RBG, a sub is also a taco. Rolled starch on the top, bottom and two opposing sides is, according to the Cube Rule, maki roll sushi.

What makes something a taco?

Definition of taco

: a crispy or soft corn or wheat tortilla that is folded or rolled and stuffed with a mixture (as of seasoned meat, cheese, and lettuce)