Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is actually a recipe for a casserole that I altered so much I ended up coming up with my own recipe. Hope you enjoy!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown meat with onion in skillet.
  2. Drain and put meat and onion back in skillet.
  3. Add cumin, chili powder, garlic powder, paprika, salt, black pepper, jalepenos, and Rotel.
  4. Let simmer for 5-10 minutes.
  5. Preheat oven to 350°.
  6. Layer bottom of a 9"x13" casserole dish with 5-6 tortillas.
  7. Spread 1/2 of the meat mixture over tortillas.
  8. Pour 1/2 (8 oz.) of taco sauce over meat mixture, and smooth out with spoon.
  9. Place remaining tortillas over meat mixture.
  10. Spread remaining meat mixture over tortillas.
  11. Pour remaining taco sauce over meat mixture and smooth out with spoon.
  12. Spread 2 cups of cheese over top of lasagna.
  13. Bake for 20-30 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  14. Remove from oven.
  15. Layer lettuce, tomatoes, and remaining cheese over lasagna.
  16. Serve with refried beans, corn chips, or spanish rice.
Most Helpful

Love, love, love this recipe. I used corn tortillas, added a con of refried beans & just 1 jalapeno. Sets up beautifully. It's become a family favorite.

s.stimac October 26, 2008

Great comfort food! Served with sour cream.

rosslare October 26, 2012

We really enjoyed this Mexican Lasagna. I didn't have paprika or jalapenos, but it still turned out great. Thanks Jennifer for an excellent recipe!

Sheri in Georgia November 05, 2005