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Dorito Taco Salad: Lightened-up salad in a jar recipe. Mason Jar Salad

Dorito Taco Salad: Lightened-up Salad in a Jar Recipe

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Course: salad recipe
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 5
Calories: 422kcal
Author: Organize Yourself Skinny


  • 5 32-ounce mason jars and lids
  • 1 lb ground turkey
  • 1 packet Simply Organic Southwest Taco Seasoning or any taco seasoning
  • 10 tablespoons Catalina dressing
  • 15 cherry tomatoes
  • 2 green bell peppers chopped
  • 1/2 of a medium onion chopped
  • 1 15-ounce can pinto beans, drained
  • 1 4-ounce can sliced olives, drainied
  • 10 tablespoons shredded cheddar cheese
  • 10 cups chopped romaine
  • 5 snack size plastic bags
  • 30 Doritos


  • Cook the ground turkey with seasoning packet according to packet directions. Let cool.
  • Then divide ingredients between mason jars. Start with salad dressing and then continue with tomatoes, bell peppers, onion, pinto beans, 1/4 cup taco meat, olives, shredded cheddar cheese, and end with romaine lettuce. **there will be leftover taco meat. Use on a another recipe or freeze for a later use.
  • Place 6 Doritos into each of the snack bags and crush into small pieces. Place each of the Dorito bags on top of the romaine.
  • Put the lid on and close tightly,
  • To eat, remove the Dorito bag from jar. Close lid, shake the salad up vigorously, and dump into a bowl. Sprinkle Doritos on top of the salad and enjoy.



sugar: 24
Make-ahead instructions
These mason jar salads can be made 5 days ahead of time.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 422kcal | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 25g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Fiber: 7g