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Tamale Pie

2 lbs. lean ground beef
2 med. green and/or red sweet peppers, seeded and chopped (2 cups)
1 med. onion, chopped
1 – 11 oz. can condensed nacho cheese soup
2 – 2 1/4 oz. cans sliced pitted ripe olives, drained (1 cup)
1 – 8 oz. jar mild chunky salsa (3/4 cup)
1/4 cup water
2 – 8 oz. pkgs. corn muffin mix
3/4 cup shredded Cojack or Colby cheese
Cherry tomatoes, quartered, optional
Whole pitted ripe olives, optional
In a 12 inch skillet, cook ground beef, peppers, and onion until meat is
brown. Drain off fat. Stir in soup, sliced olives, salsa, and water. Bring
to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes. Remove from

Meanwhile, prepare corn muffin mix according to package directions. Spread
half of the muffin batter into a greased 13 x 9 x 2 inch baking dish. Spoon
the hot meat mixture over the meat mixture. Bake in a 350 degree oven for 30
to 35 minutes or until muffin layer is golden. Top with cheese. If desired,
garnish with tomatoes and whole olives. Cut into squares.

October 6, 2007 Posted by | Beef, Beef Recipes, Dinner, Famous Recipes, Lunch, Meals, Recipe, Recipes | Leave a comment