Pedro's Special Casserole
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INGREDIENTS
  • 1 lb. ground beef or turkey
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 (8-oz.) can tomato sauce
  • 1/3 (46 oz.) can tomato juice
  • 1/4 tsp. oregano
  • 2 Tbls. chili powder
  • 1 (16 oz.) Can chili beans
  • 1 (6 - 8 oz.) pkg. corn chips
DIRECTIONS
  1. In skillet, cook beef or turkey with onion and garlic in olive oil, stirring to crumble meat, until browned. Drain the fat. Stir in tomato sauce, tomato juice, oregano, and chili powder. In greased 1 1/2-quart casserole, layer 1/2 of beef mixture, 1/2 of beans and 1/2 of corn chips; repeat layers. Bake covered at 350 degrees for 20 minutes, remove cover and bake an additional 10 minutes.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
This baked casserole can be topped with shredded Colby or Jackcheese, shredded lettuce or minced onion.