Mexican Casserole for Cinco de Mayo

This Cinco de Mayo recipe is another, Mexican inspired, family favorite!  But, better than that, Mexican Casserole is a super quick, kid-friendly recipe for busy moms!  Add in some sausage or ground beef and it has all the ingredients necessary for a full course meal that is done is less than 30 minutes!  How’s that for easy?

Mexican Casserole 1 300x207 Mexican Casserole for Cinco de MayoPersonally, I like to use Taco Bell brand salsa, but to each his own!

I have lots of fun Cinco de Mayo happenings on my three sites including:

 

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Mexican Casserole for Cinco de Mayo
 
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Mexican Casserole is a super quick, kid-friendly, Cinco de Mayo recipe for busy moms!
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Recipe type: Casserole
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 4
Ingredients
  • 1 (16 ounce) can refried beans
  • ¾ onion, diced
  • 5 (10 inch) flour tortillas
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 2 cups shredded Cheddar or Colby Jack cheese
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F Spray a 9-inch pie pan with non-stick cooking spray.
  2. In a saucepan, cook refried beans and onions on medium-high heat for about 5 minutes.
  3. Place one tortilla in the bottom of the greased pan. Spread about ⅓ cup of the bean mixture over it. Layer a few tablespoons of salsa over this. Then, place another tortilla over the salsa, and add more of the bean mixture. Follow the beans with a big handful of cheese, spreading evenly. repeat layers, spreading the ingredients evenly over the tortillas.
  4. Bake until the cheese is melted, approximately 15 to 20 minutes.

 

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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 like a great big baleada(Honduras). Looks yummy and fast prep is for me.
    Thank you for sharing.,

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  2. Thank you so much for sharing this awesome recipe with Full Plate Thursday. Hope you have a very special Mothers Day Weekend and come back soon!
    Miz Helen
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  3. Susie @Bowdabra says:

    Thanks for sharing this delish dish in the weekly Bowdabra Crafty Showcase.

    The new showcase opens up Friday midnight and runs through Thursday noon. We hope that you share more of your crafty creations.

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  4. Susie @Bowdabra says:

    Hey there! Thanks so much for visiting our blog and linking up such an awesome project! Have a great week!

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  5. I can eat Mexican food any day of the week! This recipe sounds perfect for a busy night and I need a quick meal.
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  6. I love Mexican food. This is a great recipe to have at gatherings just in case someone is vegetarian. It will do double duty because those that aren’t will love it also. Thanks for sharing.

    Lisa
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