Homemade Taco Seasoning: Sugar-Free, Whole30, Paleo, Gluten-Free

This homemade taco seasoning is an easy DIY way to keep a healthy, sugar-free taco spice mix on hand and ready when you need it. It’s Whole30, paleo, low carb and gluten-free, which means anyone you’re having taco night with will enjoy! This taco seasoning recipe is mild and family friendly, with the ability to spice it up if you want! Keep this in your pantry for a quick way to add flavor to ground beef, as a dry rub on grilled meat, in fajitas, casseroles and more!

  • Author: Bailey
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: Serves 12 1x
  • Category: Seasoning
  • Method: No Cook
  • Cuisine: Mexican-Inspired
  • Diet: Gluten Free


  • 2 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp paprika
  • 1 tbsp cumin
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp dried basil
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp cayenne
  • 1 tsp chipotle powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder


  1. Add all of the spices into an airtight storage container, such as a small Weck jar, and stir or shake to combine. Cover and use as needed for taco meat, as a dry rub, in taco casseroles, and more


  • This recipe makes enough to season 4 pounds of ground meat. If you’re wanting to make more for easy & long term use, simply double the recipe

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