Easy Taco Casserole

Easy Taco Casserole

33 reviews, 4.4 star(s). 85% would make again

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1 lb Ground beef
1 3/4 c Cheddar cheese; shredded
3/4 c Onions
1 8-oz jar taco sauce
1 1.25-oz package Taco seasoning mix
1 16-oz can Refried beans
1 1/2 c lettuce; Shredded
1/2 c Chopped Tomatoes
2 1/2 c tortilla chips; Crushed
3/4 c Water

Original recipe makes 6



Heat oven to 400 degrees. In medium skillet over medium-high heat, combine ground beef and onions; cook and stir until beef is browned. Drain. Stir in taco seasoning mix and water, simmer 10 minutes. In medium bowl, combine refried beans and taco sauce. In ungreased 8- inch square (2-quart) baking dish, layer half of bean mixture, half of beef mixture, 2 cups tortilla chips and 1 cup of the cheese. Top with remaining bean mixture and beef mixture. Bake at 400 degrees for 25 minutes. Remove from oven; top with remaining tortilla chips and cheese. Return to oven; bake an additional 3 to 5 minutes or until cheese is melted. Serve with lettuce and tomatoes. Makes 6 servings. MICROWAVE METHOD: To prepare this recipe in the microwave, assemble the casserole as directed in an 8-inch square microwave safe baking dish. Microwave on high for 5 minutes. Top with remaining tortilla chips and cheese. Microwave on high for 2 to 3 minutes, or until cheese melts, turning dish often. Formatted by Lynn Thomas dcqp82a@prodigy.com. Source: Make It Easy Mexican by Pillsbury. Lynns notes: Made this 1-28-98; very easy dish tasted delicious! I used Doritos nacho cheese chips for the crushed chips. Recipe by: Make It Easy Mexican Posted to T.nt (sdm-marked) Recipes Digest, Vol 01, Nr 973 by WWGQ25C@prodigy.com (MRS LYNN P THOMAS) on Jan 29, 1998

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Yummy! My 18 month old even loved it! My husband wants me to double the recipe next time so we have more.
lc0317 2y ago

The kids didn't love it & I was sure that they would was good to me but they said ! Never again...
hollyloveland 3y ago

This was easy and delicious, I will be making this over and over again!
Nettie0284 3y ago

I used green chili enchilada sauce instead of taco sauce. This was a great twist on our regular taco night
Mistikaldarkhope 3y ago

My family loved this casserole.It was a hit with my two teenage sons.Will be making this again.
hollys 3y ago

Choirkid 3y ago

Whole family liked it and it was very easy & quick.
eileneedwards 3y ago

Meh ok... bf loved it.
toteldredge 3y ago

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