My Recipes

Title: Burrito Casserole

User: nnss

Yield: 4 servings

Categories: mexican, beans, cheese, microwave, casserole

amount unit name
1 CN refried beans
12 OZ block monterey jack cheese, grated
1 CN chopped green chilis unless cheese is the kind with
1 sm can hunts tomato sauce
1/2 bag approx 5 or 6 flour tortillas
10 minutes until heated through. serve with salsa and sour cream on
the side. a salad and/or quacamole works well with this.


approx 1 lb ground beef, browned, with onion & garlic. Drain fat well.
Mix tomato sauce with browned hamburg & onions, set aside.soften
tortillas in microwave. spread first tortilla with refried beans,
sprinkle heavily with grated cheese, put in bottom of round 1 1/2 qt.
casserole. Spread 2 nd tortilla with thin layer of beans, place on
top of first layer, spread generously with meat mixture, add a
generous sprinkling of peppers and a scant sprinkling of cheese.
Continue layering tortillas with the emphasis alternating between
bean & cheese combo and meat and pepper combination. reserve enough
of the beans to spread a thin layer on the top tortilla, and cover it
with a THICK layer of cheese.
cover with saran wrap, heat on Medium in microwave for approximately
serves 4 generously.