Mexican Bean Pie

Mexican Bean Pie

Layers and more layers make this tortilla and bean casserole incredible. It includes three kinds of beans, lots of cheese, and goodies such as jalapeno peppers, cumin, salsa, and sour cream.

Ready in: 45 m

Calories: 424

Ingredients

  • 1 (15 ounce) can black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 (15 ounce) can pinto beans, drained
  • 1 (16 ounce) can refried beans
  • 1 (2 ounce) can sliced black olives
  • 1/2 (15.25 ounce) can whole kernel corn, drained
  • 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • ground black pepper to taste
  • 5 (10 inch) whole wheat tortillas
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup salsa (optional)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream (optional)
  • Recipe Instructions

    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a 10 inch round cake pan or springform pan.
    2. In a large saucepan over medium-high heat, mix black beans, pinto beans, refried beans, olives, corn, bell pepper, and jalapeno pepper. Season with cumin, chili power, and black pepper. Cook and stir until thickened, about 10 minutes.
    3. Lay one tortilla flat on the bottom of the prepared baking pan. Spread 1/4 of the bean mixture on the tortilla. Sprinkle 1/4 cup Cheddar cheese lightly over the bean mixture. Repeat layering, ending with a tortilla. Top with remaining Cheddar cheese.
    4. Bake 20 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow to cool slightly before serving. Serve with salsa and sour cream for garnish.

    Directions

    • Prep15 m
    • Cook30 m
    • Ready In45 m
    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a 10 inch round cake pan or springform pan.
    2. In a large saucepan over medium-high heat, mix black beans, pinto beans, refried beans, olives, corn, bell pepper, and jalapeno pepper. Season with cumin, chili power, and black pepper. Cook and stir until thickened, about 10 minutes.
    3. Lay one tortilla flat on the bottom of the prepared baking pan. Spread 1/4 of the bean mixture on the tortilla. Sprinkle 1/4 cup Cheddar cheese lightly over the bean mixture. Repeat layering, ending with a tortilla. Top with remaining Cheddar cheese.
    4. Bake 20 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow to cool slightly before serving. Serve with salsa and sour cream for garnish.

      Footnotes

      • Partner Tip
      • Reynolds® Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.

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