Chili Casserole With Cornbread

Chili and cornbread are a match made in heaven. Now try it all in one easy dish -- simply delicious!

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 40 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 6

Ingredients

1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1
jar (16 oz) Old El Paso® salsa
2
cups Progresso® red kidney beans, drained (from 19-oz can)
2
cups Muir Glen® organic diced tomatoes, undrained (from 28-oz can)
1 1/2
cups Green Giant™ Steamers™ Niblets® frozen corn
3
teaspoons chili powder
1
teaspoon cumin
1
package (6.5 to 8.5 oz) cornbread mix
Milk
Margarine, if required by mix
Egg, if required by mix
1/3
cup shredded Cheddar cheese
1
tablespoon sliced green onions
  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. In 10-inch skillet, cook beef over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until thoroughly cooked; drain. Stir in salsa, kidney beans, tomatoes, corn, chili powder and cumin. Cook 3 to 4 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly heated.
  • 2 Meanwhile, make cornbread mix as directed on package using milk and, if required, margarine and egg. Spoon cornbread batter around outside edge of ungreased 12x8-inch (2-quart) glass baking dish. Spoon hot beef mixture into center. (Casserole will be full.)
  • 3 Bake 18 minutes. Sprinkle with cheese; bake 4 to 5 minutes longer or until cheese is melted and cornbread is deep golden brown. Just before serving, sprinkle with green onions.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    500
    (
    Calories from Fat
    170),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    19g
    19%
    (Saturated Fat
    7g,
    7%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    90mg
    90%;
    Sodium
    1330mg
    1330%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    55g
    55%
    (Dietary Fiber
    9g
    9%
      Sugars
    10g
    10%
    ),
    Protein
    28g
    28%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    20%;
    Vitamin C
    15%;
    Calcium
    20%;
    Iron
    25%;
    Exchanges:
    3 1/2 Starch; 1 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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