Tamale Pie

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Total Time:
1 hour
Serves:4
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
5
Nutrition facts:240 calories,9 grams fat
Course: Main Recipe
Technique: Bake Recipe
Difficulty: Hard

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Ingredients

  • 1lb - hamburger
  • 1/2 tbsp - Olive oil
  • 1/2 tbsp - Butter
  • 2 - onions, chopped
  • 1 - Garlic clove, chopped
  • 1 - whole pimento, chopped
  • ½ - green pepper, chopped
  • 16oz - Tomato sauce
  • 1/4 cup - water
  • 1 tbsp - gebhardt chilli powder
  • Dash of hot sauce
  • 1 tbsp - flour
  • 2 tbsp - cold water
  • 2 cups - Monterrey jack grated cheese
  • 2 cups - Corn chips, crushed

How to Make Tamale Pie

  • Shallow fry the hamburger in oil and butter.
  • Add chopped onions, garlic, pimento and green pepper. Cook for 5 minutes.
  • Add tomato sauce, water, chilli powder and hot sauce.
  • Make a paste with flour and water.
  • Slowly pour and stir into meat sauce.
  • Simmer for 20 minutes.
  • Layer in casserole:
  • 1/2 meat sauce, 1 cup cheese & 1 cup crushed corn chips.
  • Repeat layer, making 2 layers in all.
  • Bake at 350 degrees C for 20-25 minutes.