Beef Tamale Casserole

Recipe by SharleneW
READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Make the cornmeal layer by mixing yellow cornmeal, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 4 cups water in a saucepan.
  • Over medium heat, bring mixture to a boil.
  • Reduce heat and then cook, stirring, until thickened (about 5 minutes).
  • In a large skillet, cook beef, onion, bell pepper and garlic until meat is longer pink and vegetables are tender (about 5 minutes).
  • Stir in seasonings, tomatoes, beans and corn and simmer for about 5 minutes.
  • Spray a 9x13-inch baking dish with non-stick spray (or large casserole dish).
  • Spoon in meat mixture.
  • Spread cornmeal mixture over and then sprinkle with cheese.
  • Bake, uncovered, until bubbly and cheese is melted, about 30 minutes.
  • Let stand 10 minutes before serving.
Advertisement