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.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
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

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Cook hamburger in skillet with Taco seasoning according to packet, then drain.
2Add Mexi-corn (drained) to hamburger and add enchilada sauce to hamburger and stir together.
3Take 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.
4Make 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.
5Remove 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