Posted on August 22, 2023 by in Beef Recipes, Comfort Food, Recipes Blog

Warm and filling this dish brings a little bit of extra heat to the dinner table!

Mexican Meatball Casserole
Prep: 20 minutes
Bake: 55 minutes
Serves: 8

Nonstick cooking spray
1 bag (48 oz.) Our Family® Homestyle Beef & Pork Meatballs
1 can (15 oz.) Our Family® Black Beans, drained and rinsed
1 can (14.5 oz.) Mexican-style canned tomatoes
1 can (7 oz.) Our Family® Diced Green Chiles, drained
1 medium white onion, chopped
1 cup Our Family® Frozen Corn, thawed
1 cup Our Family® Traditional Pasta Sauce
1 tbsp. Our Family® Chili Powder
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
1 cup sour cream
2 cups shredded iceberg lettuce
1/2 cup drained Our Family® Sliced Pitted Olives
1 large avocado, peeled, pitted and chopped
2 tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro

1. Preheat oven to 350°; spray 13 x 9-inch baking dish with cooking spray.

2. In large bowl, toss meatballs, beans, tomatoes with their juice, chiles, onion, corn, pasta sauce and chili powder; spread in prepared dish and cover tightly with aluminum foil. Bake casserole 40 minutes; remove foil. Sprinkle casserole with cheeses; bake 15 minutes or until cheese is melted and internal temperature of meatballs reaches 160°. Makes about 10 cups.

3. Serve casserole topped with sour cream, lettuce, olives, avocado and cilantro.

Approximate nutritional values per serving (1 1/4 cups): 642 Calories, 37g Fat, 16g Saturated Fat, 174mg Cholesterol, 1519mg Sodium, 37g Carbohydrates, 6g Fiber, 10g Sugars, 1g Added Sugars, 41g Protein

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Beef Recipes, Comfort Food, Recipes Blog | August 22nd, 2023