Heavenly Ground Beef Casserole
2 lb. ground beef
2 t. minced garlic
1/2 t. salt
28 oz. tomato sauce
1 can (4 oz.) diced green chilies, optional
8 oz. cream cheese, softened
1 pt. sour cream
1 c. chopped onions
1 lb. egg noodles
3 c. shredded mozzarella cheese
Brown ground beef until done.
Then add garlic, salt, green chilies and tomato sauce.
Simmer for 30 minutes.
While that simmers, mix together cream cheese. sour cream and onions.
In a pan 9x13 that has been sprayed with a non-stick cooking spray, Layer: 1/3 of sauce, 1/2 noodles, 1/2 cream cheese mixture, 1/2 mozzarella cheese, cover with 1/3 more sauce, remaining noodles, cream cheese, mozzarella cheese and sauce.
Bake at 350, uncovered for 30 minutes
Remove from oven, cover and let sit for 10 min. before serving.