Corn and Green Chili Tamale Casserole

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by MsKittyKat

Got this from a church cookbook. Thank you Mrs. Caton.

Top Review by Tamaretta

We all enjoyed this flavor; however, it was very very mushy. We didn't care for the texture at all. Thanks for posting!

Ingredients Nutrition


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

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