Chili and Corn Chip Casserole

Kathy D


It doesn't get any more Tex-Mex than this chili and corn chip casserole. This one is from Rachael Ray. Satisfying comfort food here.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


  • 2 lb
    90% lean ground beef sirloin
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • ·
    salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 1 Tbsp
    worcestershire sauce
  • 1 medium
    onion, finely chopped
  • 4-6 clove
    garlic, finely chopped
  • 6 oz
    can sliced jalapeno peppers
  • 2 1/2 - 3 Tbsp
    dark chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 c
    beef stock or broth
  • 14 oz
    can diced stewed tomatoes
  • 8 oz
    can tomato sauce
  • 2 can(s)
    15 oz each, black beans, drained
  • 3 c
    corn chips (fritos)
  • 2 c
    shredded monteray jack cheese (or cheddar)
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh cilantro, chopped - optional
  • 3
    scallions, chopped

How to Make Chili and Corn Chip Casserole


  1. In a large deep skillet or pot, brown ground beef in the olive oil over high heat. Season the meat with salt and pepper, then add Worcestershire sauce. When the meat is browned and crumbled, reduce heat to med-high, then add onion, garlic and jalapeno.
  2. Season veggies and meat with chili powder and cumin. Cook veggies and meat together for 5 minutes.
  3. Stir in broth and scrape up pan drippings. Stir in diced tomatoes, tomato sauce and black beans. When the mixture comes to a bubble, reduce heat and simmer 5 minutes more.
  4. Preheat the broiler. Transfer chili to a shallow casserole and top with the corn chips and cheese. Melt cheese under broiler. Tope casserole with cilantro and scallions and serve.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chili and Corn Chip Casserole

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Southwestern

Show 7 Comments & Reviews

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

When the weather is cooler, soup is a delicious addition to your weekly menu. Comforting and easy to make, on a cold night, these recipes will warm you up and are hearty. Serve with crusty bread and salad for dinner. Leftovers are an easy lunch. What’s the best part about these eight soup recipes? They […]

31 Recipes to Make for Dinner in March

31 Recipes to Make for Dinner in March

Stuck in a dinner rut? We’re here to help with your March menu! We’ve curated 31 family-friendly meals that are tested and approved by home cooks just like you. Twists on family favorites, new dinner ideas, and heirloom recipes, we have all the meals you need for the month below!

10 Tasty Treats Made With Oreos

10 Tasty Treats Made With Oreos

We love dunking Oreo cookies into a glass of milk. But want to know what we love just as much? Using Oreo cookies to make dessert. They’ll up your magic bar game and are a fun surprise stuffed inside a cupcake. Also, try folding them into blondies or crush them to make a chocolaty pie […]