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Mar 27, 2008 08:45 AM

Taco Bell's Cheesy Beefy Melt

Does anyone else love this? It's one of the best things I've had at taco bell in a long time. they use real cheese (not their cheese sauce, which i loathe) so it gets all melty, and sour cream, and rice. I can only hope it's a permanent menu addition and not a limited addition.

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  1. I was pretty disappointed. I mean, I figured, what's not to like? But for some reason it just seemed kinda "eh" to me. I don't understand why, but the flavors didn't come together for me. I'd just as soon have a regular soft taco.

    1. I am a big fan as well - I hope this sticks around! Plus I love the song in the commercial :)

      1. The commercial is really gross.

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        1. Is it just a meximelt with rice and sourcream? Which wouldn't be a bad thing since the meximelt is one of my favorites at the bell.

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          1. re: Fibber McGee

            Sort of like a meximelt. Take Meximelt, subtract salsa, add rice & cheese. IMHO, Meximelt is much better.

            1. re: HastaLaPasta

              So if Chipotle made the meximelt, this is what you would have, minus the salsa? Worth trying, at least.
              No, I'm not directly comparing Chipotle and Taco Bell, nor expecting Taco bell to try to be them. Just saying the chain burrito places use a lot of rice in their burritos.

          2. I tried one of these over the weekend - pretty good! Not overly spicy - not overly cheesy either. Overall a nice "plain" quick meal from the Bell.