Basic Mexican Lasagna: Four Ingredient Recipes

Basic Mexican Lasagna

1 lb. of ground beef   ($6.99)

3/4 cup of medium salsa  ($2.50)

1 pkg. of taco seasoning mix  ($1.50)

4 flour tortillas  (.50)

1 can of black beans  (optional)  ($1.00)


Heat oven to 400 degrees F.

Brown the meat. Stir in salsa and seasoning mix: simmer on low heat 10 min.  Spread 1/2 cup onto bottom of 8x 11.5 casserole dish sprayed with cooking spray; cover with 2 tortillas.

Top with layers of 1/2 cup meat mixture, half the beans and 2 tortillas.  Repeat layers. Top with remaining meat mixture.

Bake 30 min.; uncovered. Let stand for five minutes before serving.

Makes six servings. Prep time: 30 min.  Cost per serving- $2.08

Additional suggestions:  If you have wiggle room in your budget, you can top with cheese.


One thought on “Basic Mexican Lasagna: Four Ingredient Recipes

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s