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Chili Cheese Strata

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  Lean ground beef 1 Pound
  Green onion 1 , chopped
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Canned kidney beans 8 Ounce, drained
  Chopped green chilies 2 Tablespoon
  Chili powder 1 Teaspoon
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
  Flour 2 Tablespoon
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 3 , lightly beaten
  Shredded colby cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Around 4 Ounces)
  Shredded monterey jack cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Around 4 Ounces)
  Paprika 1 Teaspoon

Combine beef, green onion, and pepper in 1-quart microproof casserole.
Cook on HI, 5 minutes.
Stir in kidney beans, chilies, and chili powder.
Set aside.
Place butter in 2-cup glass measure.
Cook on HI, 30 seconds.
Stir in flour.
Gradually add milk and eggs.
Cook on 80, 2 1/2 to 3 minutes, or until mixture thickens, stirring once.
Set aside.
Place half the meat mixture in 2-quart microproof casserole.
Cover with half the cheese.
Repeat layers of meat and cheese.
Pour white sauce over top layer, and sprinkle with paprika.
Cook on 70, 14 to 15 minutes, rotating dish once during cooking time.
Remove from oven.
Let stand 15 minutes before serving.

Recipe Summary

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Side Dish
Milk Product

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 555 Calories from Fat 282

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 32 g49.6%

Saturated Fat 15.7 g78.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 282.1 mg94%

Sodium 766.7 mg31.9%

Total Carbohydrates 23 g7.7%

Dietary Fiber 3.9 g15.6%

Sugars 7 g

Protein 47 g93.7%

Vitamin A 43.4% Vitamin C 38.3%

Calcium 52.7% Iron 22.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Chili Cheese Strata Recipe