Elevate your culinary experience with the enticing fusion of flavors in Dorito Taco Salad Soup, a creative twist that transforms the beloved taco salad into a warm and satisfying soup. This innovative dish combines the heartiness of ground beef or turkey with a medley of vibrant ingredients, resulting in a comforting bowl that encapsulates the essence of a classic taco salad.

As the ground meat sizzles and the onions sauté to perfection, the kitchen fills with the enticing aroma of spices. The addition of taco seasoning, black beans, corn, diced tomatoes, beef or chicken broth, and salsa transforms the pot into a simmering cauldron of savory goodness. The soup simmers to allow the flavors to meld, creating a rich and flavorful broth that serves as the canvas for the taco salad-inspired elements.

Each spoonful reveals the delightful medley of textures and tastes, from the tender meat to the robust beans, sweet corn, and tangy salsa. The soup becomes a canvas for garnishes, inviting a burst of freshness with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar cheese, and the satisfying crunch of crushed Doritos or tortilla chips. A dollop of sour cream and a sprinkle of chopped green onions provide the perfect finishing touches.

Nutritionally balanced, this Dorito Taco Salad Soup offers a harmonious combination of proteins, carbohydrates, and essential nutrients, making it a satisfying and comforting choice for any meal. Whether enjoyed as a solo lunch or shared with family and friends, this flavorful soup bridges the gap between the familiar comfort of a taco salad and the warmth of a comforting bowl of soup. With its rich and satisfying character, this inventive dish invites you to savor the best of both worlds in every spoonful.

Dorito Taco Salad Soup:


For the Soup:

  • 1 lb ground beef or turkey
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 can (15 oz) black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can (15 oz) corn kernels, drained
  • 1 can (14 oz) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 4 cups beef or chicken broth
  • 1 cup salsa
  • Salt and pepper to taste

For Garnish:

  • Shredded lettuce
  • Diced tomatoes
  • Shredded cheddar cheese
  • Crushed Doritos or tortilla chips
  • Sour cream
  • Chopped green onions


  1. In a large pot, brown the ground beef or turkey over medium heat until fully cooked. Drain excess fat.
  2. Add diced onions to the cooked meat and sauté until onions are softened.
  3. Stir in the taco seasoning, black beans, corn, diced tomatoes, beef or chicken broth, and salsa.
  4. Bring the soup to a simmer and let it cook for about 15-20 minutes to allow the flavors to meld.
  5. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Serve the soup hot, garnished with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar cheese, crushed Doritos or tortilla chips, sour cream, and chopped green onions.

Nutrition Information (Per Serving, approximately – 1.5 cups):

  • Calories: 350-400 kcal
  • Protein: 20-25g
  • Carbohydrates: 30-35g
  • Fat: 15-20g
  • Fiber: 5-7g

Keep in mind that these nutrition values are estimates and can vary based on the specific brands and quantities of ingredients used. Enjoy this Dorito Taco Salad Soup as a flavorful and hearty meal. Adjust the ingredients and quantities based on your preferences and dietary needs.