Tamale Pie Recipe

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Tamale Pie

Deni Elwood

By
@deni2020

This recipe came from my mom's best friend. She was very dear to us and I love keeping her memory alive this way.


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Serves:

4-6

Prep:

45 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 lb
hamburger
1 pkg
taco seasoning mix
1 can(s)
large can mexi-corn (19oz)
1 can(s)
sliced black olives (i get pitted whole and slice them myself)
1 pkg
fritos corn chips
2 c
mexican shredded cheese
2 can(s)
enchilada sauce
1 dash(es)
sour cream

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Cook hamburger in skillet with Taco seasoning according to packet, then drain.
2
Add Mexi-corn (drained) to hamburger and add enchilada sauce to hamburger and stir together.
3
Take a 9 x 13 baking dish and coat the bottom of it with a layer of Frito chips, then cover Fritos with hamburger/corn mixture, Then cover with a layer of sliced black olives and cheese. Repeat until pan is full and you are left with the cheese layer.
4
Make sure that there was enough liquid in the hamburger mixture to get everything wet. If not, then add a little water at each of the corners of the baking dish.
Cover with aluminum foil.
Bake for 30 minutes.
5
Remove from oven and remove aluminum foil. Add a dollop of sour cream to the top for garnish and serve from the baking dish.

About this Recipe

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