Create a little culinary fusion with Our Favorite Mexican-Style Lasagna. With stacks of ooey-gooey cheese, beans and taco beef, Our Favorite Mexican-Style Lasagna brings together two amazing culinary traditions in one pristine package.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 6 servings
1 lb. lean ground beef
3/4 cup TACO BELL® Thick & Chunky Medium Salsa
1 pkg. (1 oz.) TACO BELL® Taco Seasoning Mix
6 flour tortillas (6 inch)
1 can (15 oz.) pinto beans, rinsed
1-1/2 cups KRAFT Mexican Style Shredded Four Cheese with a TOUCH OF PHILADELPHIA
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 400°F.
Brown meat in large skillet; drain. Return meat to skillet. Stir in salsa and seasoning mix; simmer on medium-low heat 10 min., stirring occasionally.
Spread 1/2 cup meat mixture onto bottom of 8-square baking dish sprayed with cooking spray; cover with 2 tortillas.
Top with layers of 1/2 cup of the remaining meat mixture, half the beans, 1/2 cup cheese and 2 of the remaining tortillas; repeat layers. Top with remaining meat mixture and cheese; cover.
Bake 30 min.; uncover. Let stand 5 min. before serving.
Serve with a crisp green salad tossed with your favorite KRAFT Lite Dressing.
Add 1 drained 11-oz. can corn or 1 cup sliced black olives to meat mixture before using as directed.
Spread 1/3 of 16-oz. can TACO BELL® Refried Beans onto each tortilla layer before covering with meat mixture.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 17g
Saturated Fat 9g
Trans Fat 0.5g
Dietary Fibers 4g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.