Huevos Rancheros Casserole

Kick up your feet; casserole preparation is done ahead of time. Then enjoy the flavor kick of south-of-the-border flavors.

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 9 hr 10 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

5
(6-inch) corn tortillas
6
oz. (1 1/2 cups) finely shredded colby-Monterey Jack cheese blend
1/2
lb. smoked cooked chorizo sausage, coarsely chopped
1
(4.5-oz.) can Old El Paso™ Chopped Green Chiles
6
eggs
1/2
cup milk
1/2
teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1/8
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
Old El Paso™ Salsa

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Place 4 of the tortillas in bottom of sprayed baking dish, overlapping as necessary, about 1/2 to 1 inch up sides. Cut remaining tortilla in half; cut into 1/2-inch-wide strips.
  • 2 Sprinkle 1/2 cup of the cheese over tortillas in baking dish. Top with chorizo, chiles and 1/2 cup cheese. Arrange tortilla strips over cheese.
  • 3 In medium bowl, combine eggs, milk, oregano and ground red pepper; beat well. Pour over mixture in baking dish. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese; press lightly into egg mixture. Cover with foil. Refrigerate at least 8 hours or overnight.
  • 4 Heat oven to 350°F. Bake covered casserole for 30 minutes. Uncover; bake an additional 15 to 20 minutes or until knife inserted in center comes out clean. Let stand 5 minutes before serving. Cut into squares. Serve with salsa.
  • 1 Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Place 4 of the tortillas in bottom of sprayed baking dish, overlapping as necessary, about 1/2 to 1 inch up sides. Cut remaining tortilla in half; cut into 1/2-inch-wide strips.
  • 2 Sprinkle 1/2 cup of the cheese over tortillas in baking dish. Top with chorizo, chiles and 1/2 cup cheese. Arrange tortilla strips over cheese.
  • 3 In medium bowl, combine eggs, milk, oregano and ground red pepper; beat well. Pour over mixture in baking dish. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese; press lightly into egg mixture. Cover with foil. Refrigerate at least 8 hours or overnight.
  • 4 Heat oven to 350°F. Bake covered casserole for 30 minutes. Uncover; bake an additional 15 to 20 minutes or until knife inserted in center comes out clean. Let stand 5 minutes before serving. Cut into squares. Serve with salsa.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1/6 of Recipe
Calories
390
(
Calories from Fat
230),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
26g
26%
(Saturated Fat
11g,
11%
),
Cholesterol
265mg
265%;
Sodium
920mg
920%;
Total Carbohydrate
16g
16%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
23g
23%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
30%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 3 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.