Stuffed Chili Relleno Casserole

Peppers makes your metabolism speed up! Great dish for Cinco de Mayo not too spicy, just right!

Peppers makes your metabolism speed up! Great dish for Cinco de Mayo not too spicy, just right!

 

Stuffed Chili Relleno Casserole

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 40 minutes

Yield: 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. cooked and drained ground beef, turkey or pulled chicken
  • (seasoned with salt, pepper and garlic pepper)
  • 1 cup Monterey Jack cheese (or Pepper Jack)
  • 1 cup Sharp Cheddar cheese
  • 2 roasted, seeded poblanos (diced) or green chilis (or 2 small cans of diced chilis)
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon taco seasoning
  • 1 small can of enchilada sauce

Instructions

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Place about half of the meat in the bottom of the pan. Top with a layer of chili’s, then a layer of 1/3 of the cheese. Repeat the layers saving some cheese to top with.
  2. Mix seasoning, and enchilada sauce together. Pour on the top of the layers. Sprinkle remaining cheese on the top and cover with foil.  Bake for 30 minutes. The remove foil and bake another 10 minutes until the cheese is nicely browned.
http://what2cook.net/2014/04/30/stuffed-chili-relleno-casserole/

Super easy and decadent! Serve with a yummy green salad!

Recipe adapted from and photo courtesy of: Counting all Joy

 

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