Frito Pie

Frito Pie Recipe

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Vicki Butts (lazyme)


I was first introduced to Frito Pie when I lived in Texas many years ago. It's still great comfort food for me - and now my grand kids love it too.

★★★★★ 2 votes
15 Min
30 Min


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1 8-oz pkg
1 15-oz can(s)
chili beans
onion, chopped
1 15-oz can(s)
chili (or make your own)
1 c
sharp cheddar cheese, grated

How to Make Frito Pie


  • 1Crush Fritos.
  • 2Grease 7"x13" Pyrex baking dish.
  • 3Place a layer (1/3) Fritos in bottom.
  • 4Cover with 1/2 chili and then 1/2 beans.
  • 5Sprinkle with 1/2 onions.
  • 6Add another layer of Fritos and continue as above.
  • 7Sprinkle remaining Fritos over the top then cover with grated cheese.
  • 8Place in oven, 350F degrees, for about 30 minutes or until cheese has melted.

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About Frito Pie

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids

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