Spanish Rice with Ground Beef

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Jeanne Zidlicky

By
@GrannieJeanne

I use a potato masher when browning my ground beef and use a rolling pin on my ground corn chips (I gently roll the pen over the unopened bag).

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This is an easy, quick and economical dinner that packs a big punch of flavor. The slightly spicy Spanish rice has the typical Mexican flavors you'd expect and is really the source for all the flavor in this easy dinner. The sweet corn mixed with the spices is the perfect combination. The crunchy corn chips and cheese are a nice topping for this easy casserole. A great dinner idea if you're busy and looking to get something on the table easily. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4 hungry guys!
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 box
    Zatarains Spanish rice
  • 1 can(s)
    Delmonte diced tomatoes w/basil, garlic & oregano
  • 1 can(s)
    Mexican style corn, 11 oz
  • 1 c
    Kraft shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 2 bag(s)
    Fritos corn chips, 1 oz each (snack size)
  • 1 lb
    ground beef

How to Make Spanish Rice with Ground Beef

Step-by-Step

  1. Brown and drain ground beef.
  2. Add corn.
  3. While ground beef is browning cook Spanish rice according to directions on box using the can of tomatoes.
  4. Add rice to ground beef mixture. Pour into sprayed 9 x 13 pan.
  5. Sprinkle cheese over top.
  6. Add crushed corn chips (optional).
  7. Cook for 10 minutes at 350.

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About Spanish Rice with Ground Beef

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Spanish
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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