Low Carb, Low Fat but SO good Mexican Casserole

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Lana Bade

By
@Sunflowercooks

We love Mexican food so I made this recipe taste fantastic using more healthy options I discovered. It is just as good as all the others!

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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 pkg
low carb tortillas ( usually 6-8 in pack)
1 can(s)
tomatoes and chiles (10 ounce)
1 jar(s)
salsa, chunky 16 ounces
1 lb
very lean ground beef( 10% or less)
1 medium
sweet onion chopped
1 medium
sweet red pepper chopped
1 tsp
cumin
1 tsp
chili powder
1 pkg
8 ounce low fat mexican cheese ( i like cheddar / jack blend best)

How to Make Low Carb, Low Fat but SO good Mexican Casserole

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a baking dish or pan place a little salsa then about three of the tortillas
  • 2Mix remaining salsa with tomatoes with green chiles adding cumin
    and chili powder
    Mix well.
  • 3Fry hamburger with veggies until
    Light brown
  • 4Place ground beef mixture layer on tortillas
    Put half of cheese on top
  • 5Place remaining three or four tortillas on this
  • 6Cover with remaining sauce
    Then cheese on top
  • 7Preheat oven to 375 degrees
    Cover with NONSTICK type foil
    As directed
  • 8Bake about 35-40 minutes until hot and bubbly!
    It is wonderful
    You can add low fat sour cream on top if desired.

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About Low Carb, Low Fat but SO good Mexican Casserole

Course/Dish: Beef, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy