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Easy Burrito Casserole

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I made this for the first time for dinner at our ladies’ bible study and everyone said that it was great! It’s easy to make. 

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It came out fantastic. I will be making this on a regular basis. It’s perfect for the winter months

I made it a couple weeks ago and now making it for my mom, hope she likes it as much as me!

Servings: 8

Time:

Preparation     15 minutes

Cooking           30 minutes

Total                45 minutes

What do you need to make Easy Burrito Casserole

8 small flour tortillas

1lb ground beef

1 onion, finely chopped

2 cloves garlic, finely chopped

1 tsp ground cumin

1 tsp smoked paprika

1 ½ cups refried beans

1 cup cooked corn

1 cup tomato salsa

2 tbsp jalapeno peppers (optional)

2 cups Monterey Jack cheese, shredded

½ cup green onions, thinly sliced

How to make Easy Burrito Casserole

FIRST STEP:

Preheat an oven to 350F and grease a baking dish.

Place a skillet on medium heat and add the vegetable oil. Stir in the chopped onion and cook for 5 minutes to soften.

SECOND STEP:

Then add the garlic, cumin and paprika, cook for 1 minute until fragrant.

Mix the ground beef into the skillet and brown well for 5 minutes.

THIRD STEP:

Next add the refried beans, corn and tomato salsa to the skillet, simmer for 5 minutes to bring the flavours together.

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Lay four flour tortillas into the greased baking dish then top with half the beef burrito filling, scatter one cup of cheese over the beef and top with jalapenos.

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FOURTH STEP:

Then add a second layer of tortillas and repeat with the beef filling.

Top the baking dish with the remaining cheese and greens onions.

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FIFTH STEP:

Bake the easy burrito casserole in the preheated oven for 20 minutes.

Remove the casserole from the oven and allow it to stand for 5 minutes before serving.

Enjoy!

YUM!

Easy Burrito Casserole

Easy Burrito Casserole

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 8 small flour tortillas
  • 1lb ground beef
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 ½ cups refried beans
  • 1 cup cooked corn
  • 1 cup tomato salsa
  • 2 tbsp jalapeno peppers (optional)
  • 2 cups Monterey Jack cheese, shredded
  • ½ cup green onions, thinly sliced

Instructions

FIRST STEP:

Preheat an oven to 350F and grease a baking dish.

Place a skillet on medium heat and add the vegetable oil. Stir in the chopped onion and cook for 5 minutes to soften.

SECOND STEP:

Then add the garlic, cumin and paprika, cook for 1 minute until fragrant.

Mix the ground beef into the skillet and brown well for 5 minutes.

THIRD STEP:

Next add the refried beans, corn and tomato salsa to the skillet, simmer for 5 minutes to bring the flavours together.

Lay four flour tortillas into the greased baking dish then top with half the beef burrito filling, scatter one cup of cheese over the beef and top with jalapenos.

FOURTH STEP:

Then add a second layer of tortillas and repeat with the beef filling.

Top the baking dish with the remaining cheese and greens onions.

FIFTH STEP:

Bake the easy burrito casserole in the preheated oven for 20 minutes.

Remove the casserole from the oven and allow it to stand for 5 minutes before serving.

Enjoy!

Nutrition Information
Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 80Total Fat 22gSaturated Fat 12gTrans Fat 10gCholesterol 140mgSodium 28mgCarbohydrates 120gSugar 12gProtein 8g

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