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Taco Pie

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.



Taco Pie is a hearty ground beef recipe the whole family will love.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

This savoury pie is packed with flavour.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

This taco pie recipe takes about forty-five minutes from start to finish and serves six people.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

Printable Recipe Card with a Full List of Ingredients and Instructions is Located at the Bottom of the Post.

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To make this taco pie, I started by pricking a store bought pie crust with a fork.

raw pie crust in a pie plate

I baked the pie crust according to the directions on the package.

pie crust after prebaking

While the pie crust was baking, I dumped some lean ground beef into a large skillet over medium-high heat.

raw ground beef in a large skillet

I crumbled the ground beef well as it cooked.

ground beef being browned in a skillet

Once the ground beef was fully cooked, I added some diced green peppers to the skillet.

diced green onions on top of ground beef in a skillet

I stirred well and continued cooking for about three minutes.

ground beef and diced green peppers cooking in a skillet

Then I added an undrained can of Rotel to the skillet.

I also added a packet of taco seasoning to the skillet.

Rotel and taco seasoning on top of ground beef and diced green peppers mixture in a skillet

I stirred all of the ingredients together well.

ground beef, Rotel, diced green peppers and taco seasoning mixture in a skillet

I continued cooking the mixture until no liquid remained in the bottom of the skillet.

I scooped the ground beef mixture into the prepared pie crust.

ground beef mixture in a pie crust

Then I cracked two eggs into a small bowl.

eggs in a small bowl

I used a fork to beat the eggs well.

beaten eggs in a small bowl

I poured the beaten eggs over the ground beef mixture in the pie crust.

I stirred the ground beef mixture up slightly so that the egg could sink down throughout the filling mixture.

eggs poured into ground beef mixture in a pie crust

Then I sprinkled some shredded Mexican cheese blend on top of the pie.

shredded cheese on top of ground beef mixture in a pie plate

I placed the pie in the oven and baked it until the cheese on top was fully melted and starting to brown.

Then I removed the pie from the oven.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

I sprinkled some shredded lettuce on top of the pie.

I sprinkled some diced tomatoes on top of the lettuce.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

Then the taco pie was ready to slice and serve.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

I like to serve this taco pie with sour cream and ranch dressing.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

Salsa and guacamole would also work well.

If you are looking for an easy ground beef dinner recipe, then you need to try this Taco Pie!

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

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PRINTABLE VERSION OF THE RECIPE CAN BE FOUND AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE

Ingredients You’ll Need to Make This Taco Pie:

  • 1 deep dish 9 – inch pie crust
  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 1 cup diced green peppers
  • 10 oz Rotel diced tomatoes and green chilies, undrained
  • 1 oz taco seasoning
  • 2 eggs, large
  • 1 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1/2 cup diced fresh tomatoes

How to Make Taco Pie:

  1. Preheat oven to 400F.
  2. Bake pie crust according to the directions on the package.
  3. Meanwhile, dump the ground beef into a large non stick skillet over medium high heat.
  4. Crumble the ground beef well as it cooks.
  5. When the ground beef is fully cooked add the diced green peppers to the skillet.
  6. Stir well and continue cooking for 3 minutes.
  7. Add the Rotel and taco seasoning to the skillet.
  8. Stir well and continue cooking until no liquid remains in the bottom of the skillet.
  9. Scoop the ground beef mixture into the baked pie crust.
  10. Crack the eggs into a small bowl and beat well with a fork.
  11. Pour the eggs over the ground beef mixture in the pie crust.
  12. Stir up the ground beef mixture slightly to allow the egg to sink down throughout the filling mixture.
  13. Sprinkle the shredded cheese on top.
  14. Place the pie in the oven and bake until the cheese is completely melted and starting to brown. 13 – 15 minutes.
  15. Remove the pie from the oven.
  16. Sprinkle the shredded lettuce on top of the pie.
  17. Sprinkle the diced tomatoes on top of the lettuce.
  18. Serve and enjoy!
Yield: 6 servings

Taco Pie

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

Taco Pie is an easy weeknight dinner recipe using a store bought pie crust loaded with ground beef, green peppers, Rotel and cheese.

Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 deep dish 9 - inch pie crust
  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 1 cup diced green peppers
  • 10 oz Rotel diced tomatoes and green chilies, undrained
  • 1 oz taco seasoning
  • 2 eggs, large
  • 1 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1/2 cup diced fresh tomatoes

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400F.
  2. Bake pie crust according to the directions on the package.
  3. Meanwhile, dump the ground beef into a large non stick skillet over medium high heat.
  4. Crumble the ground beef well as it cooks.
  5. When the ground beef is fully cooked add the diced green peppers to the skillet.
  6. Stir well and continue cooking for 3 minutes.
  7. Add the Rotel and taco seasoning to the skillet.
  8. Stir well and continue cooking until no liquid remains in the bottom of the skillet.
  9. Scoop the ground beef mixture into the baked pie crust.
  10. Crack the eggs into a small bowl and beat well with a fork.
  11. Pour the eggs over the ground beef mixture in the pie crust.
  12. Stir up the ground beef mixture slightly to allow the egg to sink down throughout the filling mixture.
  13. Sprinkle the shredded cheese on top.
  14. Place the pie in the oven and bake until the cheese is completely melted and starting to brown. 13 - 15 minutes.
  15. Remove the pie from the oven.
  16. Sprinkle the shredded lettuce on top of the pie.
  17. Sprinkle the diced tomatoes on top of the lettuce.
  18. Serve and enjoy!

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

6

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 427Total Fat: 23gSaturated Fat: 10gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 11gCholesterol: 147mgSodium: 804mgCarbohydrates: 22gFiber: 2gSugar: 3gProtein: 31g

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