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Mexican Lasagna Recipe

Looking for an easy Mexican Lasagna recipe? Learn how to make Mexican Lasagna using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by newmamacita

Makes 4 servings



Sarah Carey of Everyday Food shares the three steps to making a tasty Mexican-Style Lasagna. - I added hamburger to the recipe Read more at Marthastewart.com: Mexican-Style Lasagna and more delicious recipes, smart cooking tips, and video demonstrations on marthastewart.com

Recipe Ingredients for Mexican Lasagna

1 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
4 green onions
10 oz fresh baby spinach
9 corn tortillas
15 oz black beans
1 1/2 cup salsa
1 1/2 cups cheddar cheese
1 lb hamburger

Recipe Directions for Mexican Lasagna

  1. Cook hamburger and season with taco seasoning

  2. ? In a food processor, combine cilantro, scallions, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper with as much spinach as will fit; pulse, adding remaining spinach in batches, until coarsely chopped.

  3. ?Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Coat an 8-inch square baking dish with cooking spray. Lay 4 tortillas in bottom of dish (they will overlap slightly). Layer with half of beans, hamburger, salsa, spinach mixture, and cheese; repeat with remaining ingredients, ending with cheese and pressing in gently.

  4. ?Cover dish with foil; place on a rimmed baking sheet. Bake until bubbling, 25 to 30 minutes; remove foil, and continue baking until golden, 15 to 20 minutes more. Cool 5 to 10 minutes before serving.

Categories

Beans, Beef, Main Dish, Mexican, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 503.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
893
Calories from Fat
225
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
25.0g
38%
Saturated Fat
13.0g
65%
Trans Fat
0.2g
Cholesterol
131mg
44%
Sodium
1012mg
42%
Potassium
2861mg
82%
Total Carbohydrates
100.9g
34%
Dietary Fiber
23.2g
93%
Sugars
6.6g
Protein
70.3g
Vitamin A 156% Vitamin C 43%
Calcium 60% Iron 68%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in zinc
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