Camping Recipe: Taco Soup


Taco Soup

Another easy and delicious recipe that makes a HUGE pot of soup to share with family and friends. I also scoop and and stored some of the soup in small freezer bags for quick meals during the winter. This is great while camping or at home.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes


  • 1.5 Lb Ground beef or ground turkey
  • 1 Ea Chopped onion Optional
  • 1 Ea Chopper bell pepper
  • 1 Pkg Taco seasoning mix Optional, Low sodium
  • 1 Pkg Ranch dressing mix
  • 1 Can Corn Drained
  • 1 Can Pinto beans Drained
  • 1 Can Cowboy beans
  • 1 Can Chopped green chilies
  • 1 Can Chopped tomatoes
  • 1 Small Can Tomato paste
  • 3 Cans Water


  1. Brown onion and bell pepper

  2. Add ground meat and brown. Crumble meat as it browns.

  3. Stir in taco seasoning and ranch mix.

  4. Add all other ingredients.

  5. Simmer on low heat about 20 minutes. Stir occasionally.

  6. Enjoy!