Mexican Lasagna

1
Karen Logan

By
@Kitty1955

I came home after a long day. Threw this together in about 30 min. I was eating my scrumptious creation in one hour. My family loved it!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
4 large servings
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 12
    corn totillas
  • 1 lb
    ground turkey prepared with your favorite sloppy joe seasoning
  • 3 c
    grated three cheese mexican blend
  • 1/4 c
    chopped fine spanish onion
  • 2 can(s)
    tomato sauce, spicy
  • 1
    garlic clove sliced thin
  • ·
    canola oil
  • 1 can(s)
    chopped black olives, small

How to Make Mexican Lasagna

Step-by-Step

  1. Put a little drizzle of oil in a medium fry pan. Lightly sautee sliced garlic.
  2. Add two cans of spicy tomato sauce. Heat at medium until hot, lower temp to simmer.
  3. In a small tortilla size fry pan add a little oil. Lightly fry tortillas one at a time, then dip in hot tomato sauce. Transfer immediately to an 8X12 baking dish. Three across overlapping and one more in the middle.
  4. Next layer half of ground beef on tortillas. Sprinkle half the chopped onion. Sprinkle with 3/4 C cheese.
  5. Repeat next layer in same order.
  6. Cover with last 4 tortillas. Spoon on top remaining tomato sauce, removing garlic first. Top with remainder of cheese blend. Should be covered with cheese add more if necessary. Sprinkle with chopped black olives.
  7. Bake, uncovered, in a preheated 350 degree oven for 30 minutes or until bubbly. Serves 4 large portions.

Printable Recipe Card

About Mexican Lasagna

Course/Dish: Turkey, Pasta
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Leave a Comment

How To Make A Deep-fried Turkey Recipe

How to Make a Deep-Fried Turkey

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Have you ever wanted to deep-fry a turkey but were a little hesitant? Have no fear. From marinating to frying, these step-by-step instructions for deep frying a turkey will guide...

Why We Eat Turkey On Thanksgiving Recipe

Why We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Unless you grew up in a predominately vegetarian household, chances are that turkey was a mainstay at your Thanksgiving holidays. As kids at school, we were taught why we celebrate...

Easy Back-to-school Dinners Recipe

Easy Back-to-School Dinners

Kitchen Crew

Until you get in the groove, back-to-school time is chaotic. I remember those days of parent-teacher conferences, sports practice, loads of homework, etc. On those nights, getting a meal on...