Texas Lasagna
Author: Alyssa
Prep time: 40 mins
Cook time: 30 mins
Total time: 1 hour 10 mins
A delicious texas style casserole that can be spiced up with your favorite toppings!
Ingredients
  • 1½ pounds ground beef
  • 1 tsp. seasoned salt
  • 1 package taco seasoning
  • 1 (14½ oz) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 can (15 oz) tomato sauce
  • 1 can (4 oz) chopped green chilis
  • 2 cups (16 oz) cottage cheese
  • 2 eggs lightly beaten
  • 12 corn tortillas (6 inch) torn
  • 4 cups shredded monterey jack cheese
  • crushed tortillas (optional)
  • salsa (optional)
  • cubed avocados (optional)
Instructions
  1. In a large skillet cook ground beef until no longer pink. Add seasoned salt, taco seasoning mix, tomatoes, tomato sauce, and chilis. Reduce heat and simmer, uncovered for about 15-20 minutes.
  2. In a small bowl combine the cottage cheese and eggs. Grease a 9x13 inch pan.
  3. Layer half of the meat sauce in the bottom of the 9x13 pan. Next, layer half of the torillas, them cottage cheese, and half of the cheese. Repeat layers ending with cheese.
  4. Bake uncovered at 350 for 30 minutes or until bubbly. Let stand 10 minutes before serving. Garnish with optional toppings.
  5. Serve immediately or before baking, cover and freeze up to 3 months.
Notes
Recipe Adapted from Taste of Home
Recipe by The Recipe Critic at https://therecipecritic.com/texas-lasagna/