Chili-frito Casserole Recipe

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Chili-Frito Casserole

Judy Garcia

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@snflwr8351

while growing up, my husband's mother worked nights. His older sister used to make this for dinner.


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Rating:

Serves:

4-5

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 large
can chili with beans
1 - 1 1/2 lb
lean ground beef
2
stalks celery, diced
1/2 medium
onion, chopped
Chili powder, to taste
Grated Cheese
Fritos, original

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Brown ground beef, celery and onion; drain. Add chili and chili powder. Simmer until heated through, adding a small amount of liquid, if necessary.
2
Spray casserole dish with non-stick cooking spray.
3
In prepared casserole dish, layer meat mixture, cheese, then fritos. Repeat, ending with fritos.
4
Bake at 350° until heated through and bubbly, about 20 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Chili, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy