TAMALE PIE


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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 221.3
  • Total Fat: 9.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 59.2 mg
  • Sodium: 537.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 19.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.9 g
  • Protein: 13.4 g

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Introduction

This is a wonderful and filling dish, I hope you all enjoy!!! This is a wonderful and filling dish, I hope you all enjoy!!!
Number of Servings: 12

Ingredients

    1 pound lean ground turkey/or super lean ground beef

    1 MEDIUM ONION DICED
    3 CLOVES GARLIC DICED
    1 GREEN BELL PEPPER DICED
    1 RED BELL PEPPER DICED
    1 CAN MILD GREEN CHILIES OR HOT OR MEDIUM DEPENDS ON HOW HOT YOU WANT THIS
    1 15OZ CAN TOMATO SAUCE
    1 15OZ CORN DRAINED
    1 15OZ GREEN BEANS DRAINED
    1 CUP MERLOT WINE OR ANY RED WINE
    1 TO 2 TABLESPOONS CHILI POWDER
    SALT AND PEPPER TO TASTE

    TOPPING

    1/2 BOX OF JIFFY CORN BREAD MIX
    1 CUP CHEDDAR CHEESE
    1/2 CUP MILK
    1 SMALL CAN CREAM CORN
    2 CANS SLICED BLACK OLIVES

Directions

BROWN TURKEY ON STOVE TOP WITH ONION, ONCE BROWNED ADD GARLIC, BELL PEPPERS, DICED GREEN CHILIES,TOMATO SAUCE, WINE, CORN, GREEN BEANS, CHILI POWDER, SALT AND PEPPER,LET SIMMER, TASTE IT YOU MAY NEED TO ADD A TOUCH MORE OF THE CHILI POWDER. YOU MAY NEED TO ADD A LITTLE FLOUR TO THE MIXTURE IF IT IS REALLY SOUPY YOU WANT IT TO BE THICK LIKE A CHILI. POUR INTO A 9X13 BAKING DISH HEAT OVEN TO 350

IN SEPERATE BOWL MIX 1/2 BOX OF THE CORN BREAD MIX, WITH SMALL CAN OF CREAM CORN, EGG, MILK AND 1/2 OF THE CHEESE, SAVE THE OTHER HALF OF CHEESE FOR LATER.

POUR OVER THE TOP OF THE TAMALE PIE MIXTURE, BUT DON'T MIX IT IN JUST LIGHTY LAYER ON THE TOP. BAKE APPROX 35 TO 45 MIN OR UNTIL THE CORN BREAD TOPPING IS GOLDEN BROWN. SPINKLE THE REMAINING CHEESE AND BLACK OLIVES OVER THE TOP AND SERVE

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user KITABABY1.

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  • Incredible!
    This has become one of my faves!!! I used the 93%lean ground turkey and left out the green beans. I love it and the hubs, who does not eat cornbread, loves it too! Thanks! - 3/21/09

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  • Very Good
    Made this and my husband and I both loved it. Next time I will substitute lower calorie ingredients, but it was VERY good! - 3/2/09

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  • Good
    This cooked up really wet, but good! - 2/27/09

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  • Incredible!
    this has the most awesome flavor - 2/19/09

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