Corn and Green Chili Tamale Casserole

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 35 mins

I've been making this for years. It's so quick, simple, and good.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F
  2. Place frozen tamales in microwave and cook on high until thawed, about 5 minutes.
  3. Remove husks.
  4. Cut tamales in half lengthwise.
  5. Place in single layer in 10-inch-diameter glass pie dish.
  6. Sprinkle with frozen corn, chilies, green onions and 1/2 cup cilantro.
  7. Whisk cream, salsa verde, chili powder, cumin, salt and pepper in medium bowl to blend.
  8. Drizzle over casserole.
  9. Sprinkle grated cheese over top.
  10. Bake casserole until heated through and bubbling, about 35 minutes.
  11. Sprinkle with 1/2 cup cilantro.
  12. Serve with avocado and more salsa, if desired.

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