Cheesy Enchilada Casserole

1
Debbie Gurley

By
@DebGurl

A family Favorite.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
lean ground beef (90% lean)
1 large
onion chopped
2 1/2 c
salsa
1 can(s)
(15 ounces) black beans or red kidney beans, rinsed and drained
1/4 c
reduced-fat italian salad dressing
2 Tbsp
taco seasoning
1/4 tsp
ground cumin
6
flour tortillas (8 inches)
1 can(s)
of drained corn (small)
3/4 c
sour cream
1 c
shredded lettuce
1 medium
tomato chopped
1/4 c
minced fresh cilantro

How to Make Cheesy Enchilada Casserole

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large skillet, cook beef and onion over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain.
  • 2Stir in the salsa, beans, dressing, sour cream, corn (optional), taco seasoning and cumin.
  • 3Spoon a generous layer of meat mixture on bottom of 2 quart baking dish. Sprinkle with grated cheese.
  • 4Place a flour or corn tortilla on top of meat mixture. Layer with half of the meat mixture, and cheese. Repeat as many layers as you like.
    The last & final layer should be a healthy dose of grated cheese.
  • 5Cover with foil that has been sprayed with pam or other and bake at 400° for 25 minutes, or until hot & bubbly.
  • 6Let stand for 5 minutes before topping with lettuce, tomato and cilantro.

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About Cheesy Enchilada Casserole

Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy