Spider Web Taco Cups Recipe

Spider Web Taco Cups Recipe : So Very Blessed
It’s October, so I can finally post some of the Halloween recipes I’ve been wanting to share! Okay, this recipe doesn’t really have to be labeled “Halloween” if you change the way you add the sour cream, but I just thought this would be a cute little touch to get into Fall mode!\

I could always just throw pumpkin some some recipe like a lot of people have been doing lately, but I’m not a big fan of pumpkin, so that won’t be happening here. Sorry.

But these are way better than pumpkin-y things.  They’re taco cups!  I mean, come on!  Taco-flavored meat, refried beans, cheese, and sour cream all brought together in a neat little individual serving size of Halloween goodness.

Spider Web Taco Cups Recipe : So Very Blessed

Yields 12

Fun Halloween Food – Spider Web Taco Cups
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  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 2/3 cup bread crumbs
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 can refried beans
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup sour cream


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix the ground beef, taco seasoning, bread crumbs, egg, and water until combined.
  3. Press mixture into a lightly greased muffin tin and mold mixture against the bottom and sides of each muffin cup, forming a bowl.
  4. Press a small bit of shredded cheese into the bottom of each meat bowl.
  5. Top each bowl with a heaping spoonful of refried beans.
  6. Bake taco cups for 30 minutes.
  7. Let cups cool for a few minutes, then remove from muffin tin.
  8. Fill a decorating bottle, pastry bag, or Ziplock bag with a small piece of the bottom corner clipped off with sour cream.
  9. Design a spider web on top of each cup.

  • Kelli- AdventurezInChild'Rearing says:
    my boys'll love this! perfection-
  • Would you mind terribly if I made a link to this post on my facebook page for ALL my local homeschooling Mommy friends!? They are going to love this!!!
  • Say WHAT??? Those are AWESOME! Your culinary talents of inspiration amaze me. Thanks so much for sharing!:)
  • Becky (So Very Blessed) says:
    Thank you so much! I wouldn't mind at all! I am completely flattered! Share it with whoever you'd like!
  • Becky (So Very Blessed) says:
    Karen, I'm so glad you're going to make these!

    Esther, thank you! I hope your kids enjoy them! I was wishing I had kids in the house to share them with when I made them!
  • laughwithusblog says:
    Fun, fun, fun! I want one right now. My kids are going to HAVE to have some!
  • Karen Dawkins says:
    Becky, this recipe makes my heart smile!
    We'll be cooking these up for dinner Thursday! Spider webs and all. TOO CUTE!

    Too bad I didn't see this before our fall potluck at church this past weekend. Next year!