Beef and Salsa Casserole for Cindo de Mayo!

No too spicy for little kids, but Mexican enough for Cinco de Mayo! This beef and salsa casserole can be thrown together pretty quickly and can even be done ahead of time!
Beef and Salsa Casserole 300x199 Beef and Salsa Casserole for Cindo de Mayo!Cinco De Mayo (5th of May), commemorates the victory of the Mexican Militia over the French Army at The Battle Of Puebla in 1862!

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Beef and Salsa Casserole for Cindo de Mayo!
 
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This beef and salsa casserole can be thrown together pretty quickly and can even be done ahead of time!
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Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 6
Ingredients
  • 1 lb ground beef (or ground chuck for less fat)
  • 1 cup frozen corn, thawed and drained
  • 2 cups tortilla chips
  • 2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 12 ounce chunky salsa
  • ¾ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 ½ tbsp. chili powder
  • seasoned salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large skillet over medium heat, add the beef, seasoned salt, chili powder and black pepper.
  3. Brown the beef until fully cooked and then drain off the fat.
  4. Add the corn, mayonnaise and salsa and stir to blend.
  5. Using a 2 quart casserole dish, layer the ingredients, distributing evenly, as follows.
  6. ½ of the meat
  7. ½ of the chips
  8. ½ of the cheese
  9. Repeat with remaining ingredients.
  10. Cover with aluminum foil and bake for 20 minutes.
  11. Serve immediately with chopped tomatoes, shredded lettuce and sour cream if you’d like.

 

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About Kelli Miller

My husband (Ricky) of 14 years, our three wild and wonderfully different little boys, one totally spoiled little dog named Annie, and I live in a small town on the coast of Southern Alabama.

Comments

  1. Sounds delicious and perfect for Cinco de Mayo. I’ll have to check it out.
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  2. Kirby Burt @Authentic Mexican Recipes says:

    This recipe sounds DELISH!. I will definitely try this out for Cinco de Mayo.
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  3. That looks and sounds so delicious!!!!!
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  4. Delicious way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo and just for regular dinners.
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