Mexican Corn Bread Casserole
|Water||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Stuffing corn bread mix||2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)|
|Ground beef||3⁄4 Pound|
|Onion||1⁄2 Medium (About 0.25 Cup)|
|Canned red kidney beans||8 Ounce|
|Shredded monterey jack cheese with jalapeno peppers||4 Ounce (1 Cup)|
|Canned tomato sauce||4 Ounce (About 0.5 Cup)|
|Chili powder||2 Teaspoon|
|Shredded monterey jack cheese with jalapeno peppers||2 Ounce (About 0.5 Cup)|
In a medium bowl micro cook water and margarine or butter, un covered, on 100% power (high) 45 to 60 seconds or till margarine is melted.
Stir in stuffing mix and egg till moistened.
Turn crumb mixture into a 9 inch pie plate.
Using your hands, press crumb mixture firmly against bottom and sides of pie plate, then set aside.
Crumble beef into the mixing box then stir in onion.
Micro cook, covered, on 100%.power (high).
It 4 minutes or till beef is done and onion is tender, stirring once to break up beef.
Drain off fat.
Stir in kidney beans, cheese, tomato sauce, and chili powder.
Turn meat mixture into crust.
Micro cook, uncovered, on 100% power (high) 6 to 8 minutes or till heated through, rotating the dish every 3 minutes.
Top with cheese.
Cover and let stand 5 minutes.