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Tamale Pie Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Donna Van Driel
Added: Monday, October 20, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 lbs. lean ground beef
2 med. green and/ or red sweet peppers, seeded and chopped (2 c.)
1 med. onion, chopped
1 11 oz. can condensed nacho cheese soup
1 2 1/4 oz. cans sliced pitted ripe olives, drained (1 c.)
1 8 oz. jar mild chunky salsa (3/4 c.)
1/4 c. water
2 8 oz. pckgs. corn muffin mix
3/4 c. shredded cojack or colby cheese
Cherry tomatoes, quartered (optional)
Whole pitted ripe olives (optional)

Directions:
Directions:
Cook ground beef, peppers, and onion till meat is done. Drain off fat. Stir in soup, sliced olives, salsa and water. Bring to boiling, reduce heat. Simmer uncovered 5 minutes. Remove from heat. Meanwhile, prepare corn muffin mix according to package directions. Spread half into greased 13 X 9 X 2 baking dish. Add meat mixture, then remaining corn muffin batter.
Bake in a 350 oven for 30-35 minutes or till muffin layer is golden. Top with cheese. If desired, garnish with tomatoes and whole olives. Cut into squares.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12-15

 

 

 

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