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Family Taco Night {Recipe}

Family Taco Night Recipe

Bring the Fiesta home with our family taco night recipe

Looking for a quick and easy dinner recipe that the whole family will enjoy? Try this traditional Mexican beef taco recipe from our Head Chef Martin O’Mahony. This recipe is perfect for a family movie night or game night and is perfect for sharing. Eat as much or as little as you like!

Recipe makes four portions:


  1. 400g minced beef
  2. 60g Fajita spice mix
  3. 1 onion Diced
  4. 4 cloves garlic
  5. 2 tins chopped tomato
  6. Olive oil for frying
  7. Taco shell x 8
  8. Iceberg lettuce 1/2 head
  9. Sour cream 80ml
  10. Cheddar cheese.



  1. Saute onions and garlic
  2. Add beef and fajita mix
  3. When beef is cooked through, add tomatoes
  4. Cook for 30 min.
  5. Fill taco shell with beef mix and iceberg lettuce
  6. Top with sour cream and sprinkle with grated cheddar to taste.


If you’d rather leave the cooking and cleaning to someone else, why not visit us at The New Yorker Restaurant at the Cork International Hotel?

We have brand new menus and we offer two courses for €50 for a family of four (two adults and two children). Or you can combine your meal with a stay in one of the most popular family hotels in Ireland.


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